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Virtual Visits and Key People | Added on June 13, 2017

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Are you interested in a career in the aquatic sciences? Watch this series of videos featuring scientists who work for Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

You can also explore the rest of the Fisheries and Oceans Canada YouTube channel for more information about aquaculture, fishing, marine sciences, oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard.

Finally, you can also visit the Careers in Science section of the Fisheries and Oceans Canada website.

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Formats: Video, Website

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3D numerical modelling animals aquaculture aquatic engineering Arctic biodiversity biological biologist biology boat safety cartography charting chemistry climate change conservation crustaceans data collection ecology ecophysiologist ecophysiology ecosystems environmental evolutionary fieldwork fish farms fisheries food chain fresh waters genetics geographic information systems (GIS) geography geomatics global positioning systems (GPS) habitat management hydrographer hydrographic surveyor hydrography ice invasive species invertebrates laboratory mapping marine mathematics molluscs navigational oceanographer oceanographic oceanography oceans organisms parasites physics researcher resources rivers science scientist sea floor seabed shellfish St. Lawrence River surveying survival sustainability sustainable use technician transportation veterinary medicine virology waterways wetlands zoology

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Please note that the programs of study listed below were drawn from websites providing vocational and educational information in the province of Québec (including educational institutions). For more detailed information, please visit these websites directly.

Programs of study directly linked

Vocational training

  • Protection and Development of Wildlife Habitats (5679)


  • Environmental and Wildlife Management (145.C0)


  • Animal Biology
  • Animal Health and Disease
  • Applied Ecology
  • Atmospheric Science and Physics
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biodiversity and Conservation
  • Biodiversity and Ecology
  • Biology
  • Biology and Mathematics
  • Bioresource Engineering
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Sciences
  • Ecology
  • Environment
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Geography
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental Studies and Geography
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Physics
  • Physics
  • Physics and Chemistry
  • Plant Biology
  • Pure and Applied Mathematics
  • Water Environments and Ecosystems
  • Wildlife Biology

Programs of study indirectly linked


  • Atmospheric Environment and Air Quality
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Computer Applications
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Science and Biology
  • Computer Systems
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • Earth Sciences and Economics
  • Earth System Science
  • Environment and Development
  • Environmetrics
  • Geology
  • Land Surface Processes and Environmental Change
  • Life Sciences
  • Managing for Sustainability
  • Meteorology
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Microbiology and Molecular Biotechnology
  • Physics and Geophysics
  • Planetary Sciences

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