Species at Risk Identification & Handling Workshop

March 25, 2024Aquatic Stewardship, Netukulimk, News, Species at Risk

Join us for a workshop for Mi’kmaq Harvesters who come into contact with species at risk (listed under SARA) such as wolffish, leatherback turtle, northern bottlenose whale, Sowerby’s beaked whale, and Atlantic mackerel. Our workshop will include species identification, proper handling and release of species at risk that Mi’kmaq harvesters may encounter. Presentations by MARS … Read More

Attention: Unama’ki Salmon Fishers

March 19, 2024Aquatic Stewardship, News

Please report the river, date, and number of salmon kept between June and December, 2023 to your local fishery department by Friday, March 22, 2024. Indicate whether the retained salmon were: Large (63 cm / 24 inches or larger) or Small (less than 63 cm / 24 inches.) It’s our responsibility to report our catches … Read More

Employment Opportunity: Unama’ki Climate Change Coordinator

March 18, 2024News, Opportunities

UINR is inviting applications for the position of Unama’ki Climate Change Coordinator.  This is a fantastic full time, term postion ending March 2026, with possibility of renewal.  Deadline to apply is April 2, 2024.  Click the link to see the full job posting.  Unama’ki Climate Change Coordinator

Employment Opportunity: GIS Nature Mapping Technician

March 8, 2024News, Opportunities

Check out this amazing opportunity to work on some exciting UINR initiatives. It’s a full time, term ending March 2026, with possibility of renewal.  Deadline to apply is March 22, 2024. Click here for the full Job Description and for details on how to apply: GIS Nature Mapping Technician

MORE positions available!

January 16, 2024News

You may be wondering why we have so many positions available this year. We have been working diligently on our projects, and everything is growing and needing just a little more capacity.  You can help us grow our initiatives! We are hiring another Earth Keeper, and this is different from the GIS-Earth Keeper we posted … Read More

Summer 2024 Position Available: Field Assistant in Aquatic and Fisheries Research

November 22, 2023Aquatic Stewardship, Commerical Fisheries, Netukulimk, News, Opportunities

UINR and our partners already started our search for summer 2024 positions. We are seeking motivated and resourceful field assistants (FA) for a community-collaboration project examining the effects of an aquatic invasive species, smallmouth bass, on thermal refugia use by juvenile Atlantic salmon. *If you are interested in pursuing your education, one of the successful … Read More