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Since its inception in 1983, the ESRF has published approximately 200 reports which can be downloaded free of charge.

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Publications are listed under the following catagories:
Environmental Effects and Monitoring
Environmental Loading and Design
Frontier Social and Economic Issues
Ice-Icebergs-Ice Detection
Oil Spill Research and Countermeasures
Sea Bottom Ice Scour
Sediment Transport

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010  Goodwin, C.R., J.C. Finley and L.M. Howard.
Ice Scour Bibliography.  July 1985.  99 p.
026  Young, S.C.
Bibliography on the Fate and Effects of Arctic Marine Oil Pollution.  March 1986.   212 p.
030  Howard, L.H.
Icebergs: A Bibliography Relevant to Eastern Canadian Waters.   May 1986.   277 p.
050  Finley, J.C. and C.R. Goodwin.
The Training and Employment of Northern Canadians: An Annotated Bibliography.  November 1986.  206 p.
130  Hunter, S.P. and J.H. Vandermeulen.
Bibliography of Aquatic Oil Pollution Fate and Effects.  December 1994.  CD-Rom.
Coastal Resource Inventory: Great Northern Peninsula.   Not published.

Environmental Effects and Monitoring

001  McLaren, P.L. and R.A. Davis.
Distribution of Bowhead Whales in the Beaufort Sea, Summer 1983.  February 1985.  62 p.
005  Thomas, D.J., W.S. Duval, C.S. Johnston, G.S. Lewbel, A. Birdsall, M.S. Hutcheson, G.D. Greene, R.A. Buchanan and J.W. MacDonald.
Effects Monitoring Strategies and Program for Canada's East Coast.  May 1985.  88 p.
009  Harwood, L.A. and A. Borstad.
Bowhead Whale Monitoring Study in the Southeast Beaufort Sea, July-September 1984.  August 1985.  99 p.
021  Tidmarsh, W.G., R. Ernst, R. Ackman and T. Farquharson.
Tainting of Fishery Resources.  January 1986.  174 p.
025  Kingsley, M.C.S.
Distribution and Abundance of Seals in the Beaufort Sea, Amundsen Gulf and Prince Albert Sound, 1984.  February 1986.  16 p.
028  Thomson, D.H., D.B. Fissel, J.R. Marko, R.A. Davis and G.A. Borstad.
Distribution of Bowhead Whales in Relation to Hydrometeorological Events in the Beaufort Sea.  March 1986.  119 p.
036  Norton, P. and L.A. Harwood.
Distribution, Abundance and Behavior of White Whales in the Mackenzie Estuary.  June 1986.  73 p.
057  Duval, W.S. (ed.).
Distribution, Abundance and Age Segregation of Bowhead Whales Relative to Industry Activities and Oceanographic Features in the Beaufort Sea, August-September 1985.  March 1987.  117 p.
060  Yunker, M.B. and R.W. Drinnan.
Dispersion and Fate of Oil from Oil-based Drilling Muds near Sable Island, N.S.  January 1987.  169 p.
063  Drinnan, R.W., M. Yunker, A. Gillam, N. Charchuk and S.R.H. Davis.
Options for Treatment and Disposal of Oil-based Mud Cuttings in the Canadian Arctic.  February 1987.  167 p.
066  Nenninger, R.D.
Monitoring a Sump Containing Drilling Mud with High Salt Content.  March 1987.  47 p.
075  Cross, W.E. and B. Humphrey.
Monitoring the Long-Term Fate and Effects of Spilled Oil in an Arctic Marine Subtidal Environment.  August 1987.  120 p.
080  Ernst, R.J., W.M.N. Ratnayake, T.E. Farquharson, R.G. Ackman and W.G. Tidmarsh.
Tainting of Finfish by Petroleum Hydrocarbons.  September 1987.  150 p.
089  Ford, J.K.B., J.C. Cubbage and P. Norton.
Distribution, Abundance, and Age Segregation of Bowhead Whales in the Southeast Beaufort Sea, August-September, 1986.  November 1987.  53 p.
090  Wainwright, P.F. and B. Humphrey.
Analysis of Sediment Data from the Beaufort Shorebase Monitoring Program, 1982-1984.  March 1988.  78 p.
093  Hardy BBT Limited and Stanley Associates Engineering Ltd.
Handling and Disposal of Waste Drilling Fluids from On-Land Sumps in the Northwest Territories and Yukon.  February 1988.  58 p.
101  Erickson, P., B. Fowler, and D. Thomas.
Oil-based Drilling Muds: Off Structure Monitoring-Beaufort Sea.  June 1988.  188 p.
102  Nakashima, D.J. and D.J. Murray.
The Common Eider of Eastern Hudson Bay: A Survey of Nest Colonies and Inuit Ecological Knowledge.  November 1988.  174 p.
109  Lawrence, M.J. and S.L. Davies (eds.).
Wildlife and Wildlife Habitat Restoration and Compensation in the Event of an Oil Spill in the Beaufort Sea.  March 1993.  88 p.
110  Hurlbut, S.E., D.P. French and B.J. Taylor.
Evaluation of the Potential Effects of Major Oil Spills on Grand Banks Commercial Fish Species as a Result of Impacts on Eggs and Larvae.  January 1991.  53 p.
117  Sekerak, A.D., N. Stallard and W.B. Griffiths.
Distribution of Fish and Fish Harvests in the Nearshore Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta During Ice-Covered Periods, October-June.  November 1992.  157 p.
118  Thomas, D.J.
Considerations in the Design of Effects Monitoring Strategies: Beaufort Sea Case Study.  January 1992.  54 p.
121  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Limited and Ledrew, Fudge and Associates.
The Risk of Tainting Flatfish Stocks During Offshore Oil Spills.  January 1993.  67 p.
122  Mackinnon, D.S. and P.A. Lane.
Saltmarsh Revisited - The Long-Term Effects of Oil and Dispersant on Saltmarsh Vegetation.  September 1993.  24 p.
123  Duval, W.S.
Proceedings of a Workshop on the Beaufort Sea Beluga, February 3-6, 1992, Vancouver, B.C.  March 1993.  26 p.
134  Richard, P.R., A.R. Martin and J.R. Orr.
Study of Summer and Fall Movements and Dive Behaviour of Beaufort Sea Belugas Using Satellite Telemetry. 1992-1995.  March 1987  34 p.
137  Hatch Associates Limited and Griffiths Muecke Associates.
Workshop on Cumulative Environmental Effects Assessment and Monitoring on the Grand Banks and Scotia Shelf.  2000.  61 p.
138  Montevecchi, W.A., F.K. Wiese, G. Davoren, A.W. Diamond, F. Huettmann and J. Linke.
Seabird Attraction to Offshore Platforms and Seabird Monitoring from Offshore Support Vessels and other Ships: Literature Review and Monitoring Design.  1999.  56 p.
139  Thomson, D. H., J. W. Lawson and A. Muecke.
Proceedings of a Workshop to Develop Methodologies for Conducting Research on the Effects of Seismic Exploration on the Canadian East Coast Fishery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, September 7-8 2000.  April 2001.  92 p.
142  ERIN Consulting Ltd. and OCL Services Ltd.
Sheens Associated with Produced Water Effluents - Review of Causes and Mitigation Options.  March 2003.  46 p.
143  Mortensen, Pċl B., L. Buhl-Mortensen, S. E. Gass, D. C. Gordon Jr., E. L.R. Kenchington, C. Bourbonnais and K. G. MacIsaac.
Deep-Water Corals in Atlantic Canada: A Summary Of ESRF-Funded Research (2001-2003).  December 2004.  43 p.
144  Christian, J. R., A. M. Mathieu, D. H. Thomson, D. White and R. A. Buchanan.
Effect of Seismic Energy on Snow Crab (Chionoecetes opilio).  November 2003.  106 p.
145  Racca, R. G., D. E. Hannay, R. B. Murray, W. B. Griffiths and M. Muller.
Testing Fish Deterrents for Use Under Ice in the Mackenzie Delta Area.  March 2004.  118 p.
146  Buchanan, R. A., J. A. Cook and A. M. Mathieu.
Environmental Effects Monitoring for Exploration Drilling.  December 2003.  86 p.
147  Dillon Consulting Limited and DMT Cordah.
Pollution Prevention Opportunities in the Offshore Oil and Gas Sector - Final Report.  October 2003.  73 p.
148  Dillon Consulting and BMT Cordah Ltd.
Standardizing the Reporting of Air Emissions to Ambient Air from Atlantic Canada Offshore Petroleum Activities.  March 2003.  52 p.
150  Martec Limited, CEF Consultants Ltd, DRDC Atlantic and St. Francis Xavier University.
Effects of Pipelines/Gathering Lines on Snow Crab and Lobster.  December 2004.  61 p.
151  Lee, K., H. Bain, and G.V. Hurley, (eds.).
Acoustic Monitoring and Marine Mammal Surveys in the Gully and Outer Scotian Shelf Before and During Active Seismic Programs.  December 2005.  154 p + appendices.
152  Ellis and Associates.
Drilling Waste Management - Recommended Best Practices.  January 2005.  CD-Rom.
154  AMEC Earth and Environmental.
Inuvialuit Settlement Region Drilling Waste Disposal Sumps Study.  February 2005.  CD-Rom.
155  Dillon Consulting Limited and Salmo Consulting.
Beaufort-Delta Cumulative Effects Project.  February 2005.  CD-Rom.
156  Moulton, V.D. and B.D. Mactavish.
Recommended Seabird and Marine Mammal Observational Protocols for Atlantic Canada.  March 2004.  80 p.
158  Christian, J. R., A. Mathieu and R. A. Buchanan.
Chronic Effects of Seismic Energy on Snow Crab (Chionoecetes opilio).   March 2004.  45 p.
159  Kemper, J. Todd.
Vegetation Changes on Seismic Lines from Recent (2000-2001) and Historic (1970-1986) Seismic Programs in the Mackenzie Delta Area.  May 2006.  29 p.
160  Armsworthy, S.L., A. Muecke and P.J. Cranford.
Workshop on Offshore Oil and Gas Environmental Effects Monitoring. Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, May 26-30, 2003.  November 2003.  125 p.
161  Kavik-AXYS Inc.
Review of the Ikhil Gas Development and Pipeline Regulatory and Environmental Process: Lessons Learned.  January 2007.  49 p.
162  Harwood, L., T. G. Smith and H. Melling.
Assessing the Potential Effects of Near Shore Hydrocarbon Exploration on Ringed Seals in the Beaufort Sea Region, 2003-2006.  November 2007.  103 p.
163  Kavik-AXYS Inc.
Biophysical Research Requirements for Beaufort Sea Hydrocarbon Development.  August 2008.  125 p.
164  Goodard, D.R., L. Peters, R. Evans, K. Wautier, P. A. Cott, B. Hanna and V. Palace.
Development of Histopathology Tools to Assess Instantaneous Pressure Change-Induced Effects in Rainbow Trout (Onchorhychus myskiss) Early Life Stages.  2008.  93 p.
167  Ollerhead, L.M.N., M.J. Morgan, D.A. Scruton and B. Marie.
Mapping the Spawning Times and Locations for Ten Commercially Important Fish Species Found on the Grand Banks of Newfoundland.  2004.  42 p.
168  Ollerhead, L.M.N.
Mapping Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Spawning Areas for Eight Finfish Species Found on the Scotian Shelf.  June 2007.  54 p.
169  Ollerhead, L.M.N. and J. Lawrence.
Mapping the Spatial Distribution of Juveniles for Nine Selected Finfish Species Found in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.  June 2007.  64 p.
170  Payne, J.F., J. Coady and D. White.
Potential Effects of Seismic Airgun Discharges on Monkfish Eggs (Lophius americanus) and Larvae.  July 2009.  32 p.
171  Payne, J.F., C.A. Andrews, L.L. Fancey, A.L. Cook and J.R. Christian.
Pilot Study on the Effects of Seismic Air Gun Noise on Lobster (Homarus americanus).  2007.  34 p.
172  Antoniuk, T., S. Kennett, C. Aumann, M. Weber, S. D. Schuetz, R. McManus, K. McKinnon and K. Manuel.
Valued Component Thresholds (Management Objectives) Project.  March 2009.  164 p.
173  AMEC Earth & Environmental.
Assessment of Drilling Waste Disposal Options in the Innuvialuit Settlement Region.  December 2009.  140 p.
174  SENES Consultants Limited and G. Guthrie.
Bosworth Creek (NWT) Literature Review.  October 2009.  28 p.
175  AECOM.
Considerations in Developing Oil and Gas Industry Best Practices in the North.  April 2009.  36 p.
176   Centre for Offshore Oil, Gas and Energy Research and K. Lee.
Environmental Persistence of Drilling Mud and Fluid Discharges and Potential Impacts.  December 2009.  35 p.
178  Courtenay, S.C., M. Boudreau and K. Lee.
Potential Impacts of Seismic Energy on Snow Crab: An Update to the 2004 Peer Review.  April 2009.  181 p.
181  Waugh, D., T. Inkpen., M. Hingston., S. Keast., J. McPherson., D. Worthy., G. Forbes.
Sable Island Air Monitoring Program Report: 2003-2006.  2010.  181 p.
182  Moulton, V.D., Holst, M.
Potential Effects of Seismic Survey Sound on Cetaceans in the Northwest Atlantic.  June 2010.  28 p.
183  D. A. Fifield, K. P. Lewis, C. Gjerdrum, G. J. Robertson, R. Wells.
Offshore Seabird Monitoring Program.  December 2009.  68 p.
185  Collins, L.A., C.D. Murray and R.T. Stainton.
Bosworth Creek Water Quality Data Study: Final Report.  Oshawa, Ontario. May 2011. 69 p.
186   Fifield, D.A., K.D. Baker, R. Byrne, G.J. Robertson, C. Burke, H.G. Gilchrist, A. Hedd, M.L. Mallory, L. McFarlane Tranquilla, P.M. Regular, P.A. Smith, A.J. Gaston, W.A. Montevecchi, K.H. Elliot, R. Philips.
Modelling Seabird Oil Spill Mortality Using Flight and Swim Behaviour.  December 2009.  46 p.
187  Moulton, V.D. and W.J. Richardson.
Proceedings of a Workshop on Seismic Sound Propagation Characteristics in the Beaufort Sea, Calgary, Alberta, July 14-15, 2009.  September 2010.  47 p.
188  L.M.N. Ollerhead and E.B.S. French.
Mapping the Spatial Distribution of Juvenile and Spawning Activities for Five Selected Finfish Species off the Labrador and Northeastern Newfoundland Shelf.  December 2010.  31 p.
190  CEF Consultants Ltd.
Report of a Workshop on Fish Behaviour in Response to Seismic Sound.  November 2011.  109 p.
192  Bayne, Dr. E., H. Lankau and J. Tigner.
Ecologically-based criteria to assess the impact and recovery of seismic lines: The importance of width, regeneration, and seismic line density.  December 2011.  103 p.
193  H. Niu and K. Lee.
Refinement and Validation of Numerical Risk Assessment Models for use in Atlantic Canada.  March 2013.  147 p.
195  Stantec Consulting Ltd.
Effects of Offshore Oil and Gas Production on Air Quality in Canada’s East Coast Offshore Areas .  June 2013  372 p.
196  Simon Courtenay, Claire McIntyre, Monica Lyons, Monica Boudreau, Les Burridge and Ken Lee Centre for Offshore Oil, Gas and Energy Research (COOGER)
Biological Effects of Produced Water from Offshore Canadian Atlantic Oil and Gas Platforms on Various Life Stages of Marine Fish .  September 2013 109 p.
197  Payne, J.F., C.D. Andrews, J. Hanlon, J. Lawson, A. Mathieu, A. Wadsworth and B. French
Effects of Seismic Air-Gun Sounds on Lobster (Homarus americanus): Pilot Laboratory Studies with (i) a Recorded Track from a Seismic Survey and (ii) Air-Gun Pulse Exposures over 5 Days.  December 2015 14 p.
199 Hoover, C., C. Hornby, M. Ouellette, V. Torontow, K. Hynes and L. Loseto. Arrival and distribution of beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) along the Mackenzie Shelf: Report on the spring aerial surveys. January 2016. 38 p.
202  Greenan, BJW, D Hebert, D Cardoso, EL Kenchington, L Beazley and A van der Baaren. Ocean Currents and Benthic Habitat in the Sackville Spur Region. February 2016. 114 p.
203  Majewski, AR, KD Suchy, SP Atchison, J Henry, SA MacPhee, W Walkusz, J Eert, M Dempsey, A Niemi, L de Montety, M Geoffroy, C Giraldo, C Michel, P Archambault, WJ Williams, L Fortier et JD Reist. Uniqueness of Fishes and Habitat Utilization in Oil & Gas Lease Blocks Relative to Non-Lease Areas in the Canadian Beaufort Sea. February 2016. 99 p.
204 Environment Canada. Beaufort Regional Coastal Sensitivity Atlas. December 2014. 63 p.

Environmental Loading and Design

111  Maddock, B., G. Khng and M. Gerin.
Verification of CSA Code for Fixed Offshore Steel Structures.  October 1992.  92 p.
112  Allyn, N., W.J. Cichanski and P. Adebar.
Verification of CSA Code for Fixed Offshore Concrete Structures.  November 1992.  62 p.
116  Traynor, S. and S.R. Dallimore.
Geological Investigations of Proposed Pipeline Crossings in the Vicinity of Taglu and Niglintgak Islands, Mackenzie Delta, NWT.  May 1992.  115 p.
131  Allyn, N., et al.
Environmental Loading Studies for the CSA Offshore Structures Code.  January 1995.  86 p.
135  Dallimore, S.R. and J.V. Matthews Jr.
The Mackenzie Delta Borehole Project.  April 1997.  CD-Rom.

Frontier Social and Economic Issues

002  Gardner, M.
Interaction Between the Fisheries and the Oil and Gas Industry off the East Coast of Canada.  March 1985.  70 p.
003  Cleland Dunsmuir Consulting Ltd., Community Resource Services Cooperative Ltd., Maritime Resource Management Services and H. Mills.
Petroleum Related Socio-Economic Issues - Atlantic Canada.  March 1985.  101 p.
004  Usher, P.J., D. Delancey, G. Wenzel, M. Smith and P. White.
An Evaluation of Native Harvest Survey Methodologies in Northern Canada.  April 1985.  249 p.
015  Gardner, M.
Construction Projects - Frame of Reference for Oil and Gas Developments in Atlantic Canada.  November 1985.  86 p.
024  DPA Group Inc. and Intergroup Consulting Economics Ltd.
Northern Employment and Training in the Oil and Gas Industry.  March 1986.  105 p.
040  Storey, K., J. Lewis, M. Shrimpton and D. Clark.
Family Life Adaptations to Offshore Oil and Gas Employment.  July 1986.  207 p.
046  Constable, G.A., R.M. Griggs, N.E. Millbank and M.S. Sinclair.
Business Opportunities Related to Oil and Gas Exploration and Production in Northern Canada.  August 1986.  269 p.
047  IDP Consultants Ltd.
Public Information on Oil and Gas Activities.   September 1986.  170 p.
067  Pinfold, T.
An Evaluation of the Utility of Large-Scale Economic Models for Socio-Economic Impact Assessment.  March 1987.  34 p.
071  Atlantic Consulting Economists Limited.
Local Business Adaptation to East Coast Offshore Energy Development.  July 1987.  57 p.
085  Groves, S., W.G. Green and J.R. Harper.
Queen Charlotte Islands Coastal Zone: Digital Mapping and Linked Data-Base System.  September 1988.  115 p.
087  Storey, K. and M. Shrimpton.
Planning for Large Scale Construction Projects: A Socio Economic Guide for Communities, Industry and Government.  October 1987.  78 p.
153  Fedirchuk, G. J., S. Labour, N Nicholls, FMA Heritage Resources Consultants.
Traditional Knowledge Guide for the Inuvialuit Settlement Region, NWT: Volume 1: Literature Review and Evaluation; Volumne II: Using Traditional Knowledge in Impact Assessments.  August 2005.  CD-Rom
179  KAVIK-AXYS Inc.
Review of Tuktoyaktuk Harbour as a Base for Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration and Development.  August 2010.  100 p.
189  Sikumiut Environmental Management Ltd.
An Assessment of Predicted Socio-Economic Impacts of Labrador Shelf Oil and Gas Activity on Labrador Communities and Individuals.  December 2011.  124 p.

Ice Icebergs Ice Detection

008  Ryan, J.P., M. Harvey and A. Kent.
The Assessment of Marine Radars for the Detection of Ice and Icebergs.  August 1985.  127 p.
011  Gammon, P.H. and J.C. Lewis.
Methods for the Fracturing of Icebergs.  July 1985.  91 p.
014  Buckley, T., B. Dawe, A. Zielinski, S. Parashar, D. MacDonald, H. Gaskill, D. Finlayson and W. Crocker.
Underwater Iceberg Geometry.  September 1985.  216 p.
016  Rossiter, J.R., L.D. Arsenault, E.V. Guy, D.J. Lapp, E. Wedler, B. Mercer, E. McLaren, and J. Dempsey.
Assessment of Airborne Imaging Radars for the Detection of Icebergs.  September 1985.  320 p.
022  Ryan, J.P.
Enhancement of the Radar Detectability of Icebergs.  January 1986.  83 p.
035  Harvey, M.J. and J.P. Ryan.
Further Studies on the Assessment of Marine Radars for the Detection of Icebergs.  June 1986.  82 p.
038  Marko, J.R., D.B. Fissel and J.R. Birch.
Physical Approaches to Iceberg Severity Prediction.  July 1986.  104 p.
042  Anderson, D.G., D. McDonald, P. Mitten, S. Nicholls and D. Tait.
Management of Small Ice Masses.  August 1986.  195 p.
044  Hay & Company Consultants Inc.
Motion and Impact of Icebergs.  September 1986.  146 p.
045  Canpolar Consultants Ltd.
Iceberg Detection by Airborne Radar: Technical Review and Proposed Field Program.  September 1986.  235 p.
048  Davidson, L.W., W.I. Wittman, L.H. Hester, W.S. Dehn, J.E. Walsh and E.M. Reimer.
Long Range Prediction of Grand Banks Iceberg Season Severity: A Statistical Approach.  October 1986.  163 p.
052  de Margerie, S., J. Middleton, C. Garret, S. Marquis, F. Majaess and K. Lank.
Improvement of Iceberg Drift Forecast - Grand Banks.  November 1986.  86 p.
081  Warbanski G. and E. Banke.
Evaluation of a Modified Water Cannon System to Control Small Iceberg Masses.  August 1987.  142 p.
091  Klein, K., J.P. Ryan and M. House.
Evaluation of Two Search Radar Systems for Detection of Ice Masses.  January 1988.   240 p.
104  Terry, B.F., D.J. Lapp, C.L. Balko, K.E. Hancock and P.A. Lapp.
Ice Data Management Systems.  July 1989.  151 p. + appendices.
113  Finlayson, D.J., J. Bobbitt, P. Rudkin and I.J. Jordan.
Iceberg Trajectory Model: Real-Time Verification.  March 1992.  47 p.
115  Pilkington, G.R., M.C. Hill, M. Metge and D. McGonigal.
Beaufort Sea Ice Design Criteria -Acquisition of Data on EIFs.  October 1992.  154 p.
125  Davidson, L.W.
Long-Range Ice Forecasting System (LRIFS) Applied for the Beaufort Sea.  May 1993.  58 p.
132  Rossiter, J.R., et al.
Remote Sensing Ice Detection Capabilities - East Coast.  April 1995.  172 p.
133  Davidson, S.H. and A. Simms.
Characterization of Iceberg Pits on the Grand Banks of Newfoundland.  February 1997.  162 p.
198  Lu, Y., G. Smith, M. Buehner and T. Carrieres.
Improving the Accuracy of the Short-term Ice and Ocean Forecasts in the Beaufort Sea.  January 2016.  32 p.

Oil Spill Research and Countermeasures

006  Belore, R.C.
Effectiveness of the Repeat Application of Chemical Dispersants on Oil.  June 1985.  66 p.
012  Harper, J.R. and E.H. Owens.
Shoreline Monitoring Programs for Oil Spills-of-Opportunity.  September 1985.  50 p.
013  Abdelnour, R., T. Johnstone, D. Howard and V. Nisbett.
Laboratory Testing of an Oil-Skimming Bow in Broken Ice.  January 1986.  60 p.
018  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Ltd.
Testing of an Oil Recovery Concept for Use in Brash and Mulched Ice.  January 1986.  43 p.
019  Wotherspoon, P., J. Swiss, R. Kowalchuk and J. Armstrong.
Oil in Ice Computer Model.  December 1985.  129 p.
031  Harper, J.R. and B. Humphrey.
Stranded Oil in Coastal Sediments: Permeation in Tidal Flats.  April 1986.  23 p.
033  Harper, J.R.
Practical Insights into Decision-Making for Shoreline Cleanup of Oilspills.  May 1986.  44 p.
034  Belore, R.C.
Development of a High Pressure Water Mixing Concept for Use with Ship-Based Dispersant Application.  May 1986.  51 p.
051  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Ltd. and Energetex Engineering.
Decision Making Aids for Igniting or Extinguishing Well Blowouts to Minimize Environmental Impacts.  November 1986.  119 p.
053  MacNeill, M.R. and R.H. Goodman.
Oil Motion During Lead Closure.  January 1987.  13 p.
058  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Ltd. and Hatfield Consultants Ltd.
Countermeasures for Dealing with Spills of Viscous, Waxy Crude Oils.  October 1986.  59 p.
062  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Ltd. and D.F. Dickins Associates Limited.
Field Research Spills to Investigate the Physical and Chemical State of Oil in Pack Ice.  February 1987.  116 p.
064  Brown, H.M. and R.H. Goodman.
In Situ Burning of Oil in Ice Infested Waters.  February 1987.  27 p.
068  Belore, R.C.
Mid-Scale Testing of Dispersant Effectiveness.  April 1987.  82 p.
069  Hatfield Consultants Ltd.
Spills-of-Opportunity Research.  February 1987.  124 p.
070  Lane, P., M.J. Crowell, D.G. Patriquin and I. Buist.
The Use of Chemical Dispersants in Salt Marshes.  May 1987.  100 p.
072  Nawwar, A., A. Godon, H.W. Jones, E. Yeatman, J. Ohuja, M.B. Frish and I. Arvin.
Acoustical Methods for Measuring Thickness of Oil on Water.  April 1987.  57 p.
074  Bennett, J., I.R. McAllister, L. Pertile and D. McQuillan.
Removal of Stranded Oil from Remote Beaches by In-Situ Combustion.  March 1987.  122 p.
077  Comfort, G.
Analytical Modelling of Oil and Gas Spreading Under Ice.  August 1987.  57 p.
078  Reimer, E.M. and J.R. Rossiter.
Measurement of Oil Thickness on Water from Aircraft: A. Active Microwave Spectroscopy; B. Electromagnetic Thermoelastic Emission.  August 1987.  82 p.
079  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Ltd. and L.C. Oddy Training Design Ltd.
The Development of a Canadian Oil-Spill Countermeasures Training Program.  May 1987.  194 p.
082  Belore, R.C. and D. MacKay.
Drop Size and Dispersant Effectiveness: Small-Scale Laboratory Testing.  July 1987.  31 p.
083  Thorpe, J.W. and K.E. Hellenbrand.
Microbial Degradation of Hydrocarbon Mixtures in a Marine Sediment Under Different Temperature Regimes.  September 1987.  48 p.
084  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Limited and D. MacKay.
Laboratory Studies of the Behaviour and Fate of Waxy Crude Oil Spills.  December 1988.  250 p.
086  Pelletier, E. and C. Brochu.
Prototype, Mesoscale Simulator for the Study of Oil Weathering Under Severe Conditions.  November 1987.  55 p.
092  Trudel, B.K., B.J. Jessiman, S.L. Ross and J.J. Swiss.
Guide to Dispersant - Use Decision Making for Oil Spills in the Canadian Southern Beaufort Sea.  February 1988.  227 p.
095  D.F. Dickins Associates Ltd., S.L. Ross Environmental Research Ltd. and Seakem Oceanography Ltd.
Evaluation of Hovercraft for Dispersant Application.  February 1988.  57 p.
098  Goodman, R.H.
Simple Remote Sensing System for the Detection of Oil on Water.  December 1988.  32 p.
100  Swiss, J.J. and N. Vanderkooy.
Beaufort Sea Dispersant Trial.  July 1988.  44 p.
106  S.L. Ross Environmental Research Ltd.
Proceedings of a Workshop to Establish Canadian Marine Oil Spill Research and Development Priorities.  April 1990.  56 p.
108  Harper, J.R.
Development of a National Directory of Canadian Oil Spill Specialists.  October 1991.  62 p.
119  Guenette, C.
Modification and Testing of a Portable Reciprocating Kiln for Cleaning Oiled Sand and Gravel.  March 1992.  46 p.
120  Guenette, C.
Development and Testing of a Prototype Rock Washer for Cleaning Oiled Beach Cobble.  January 1991.  45 p.
124  Englehardt, R.
Oil Base Drilling Mud Toxicity.  December 1989.  47p. (Unpublished)
126  Koski, W.R., S.D. Kevan and W.J. Richardson.
Bird Dispersal and Deterrent Techniques for Oil Spills in the Beaufort Sea.  December 1993.  122 p.
127  Dempsey, J., A. Simms, J. Harper, E. Lambert and R. Hooper.
West Coast Newfoundland Oil Spill Sensitivity Atlas.  March 1995.  62 p.
140  Jacques Whitford Environment Limited.
Atlas of Ecologically and Commercially Important Areas in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence.  2001.  CD-Rom.
Oil Pollution Seabird Mortality Assessment on the Sable Island Bank.  Not published.
149  Trudel, K.
Workshop on Dispersant Use in Eastern Canada.  2004.  109 p.
165  Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association, L. Gratton and Associates and The Institute for the Advancement of Public Policy Inc.
An Integrated Approach to Oil Spill Preparedness and Response.  May 2008.  60 p.
166  Jacques Whitford Stantec Limited.
Cuttings Treatment Technology Evaluation.  July 2009.  100 p.
177  SL Ross Environmental Research Ltd., DF Dickins Associates LLC., Envision Planning Solutions Inc.
Beaufort Sea Oil Spills State of Knowledge Review and Identification of Key Issues.  November 2010.  126 p.
194  C-CORE
Strategic Plan for Oil Spill Research in Canadian Arctic Waters  July 2013.  38 p.
200 SL Ross Environmental Research Limited, IMG Golder Corporation Environmental Consulting and Golder Associates. Roadmap for Planning Controlled Oil Spill Countermeasures Research in the Canadian Beaufort Sea. June 2015. 158 p.
  National Research Council Canada and Fisheries and Oceans Canada.
Biodegradation of Naturally and Chemically Dispersed Crude Oils and Scotian Shelf Condensate from Atlantic Canada. October 2015. 109 p.
207 AMEC Foster Wheeler. Upstream Oil and Gas Waste Stream Study. July 2016. 239 p.

Sea Bottom Ice Scour

007  El-Tahan, M., H. El-Tahan, D. Courage and P. Mitten.
Documentation of Iceberg Groundings.  May 1985.  162 p.
032  Shearer, J., B. Laroche and G. Fortin.
Canadian Beaufort Sea 1984 Repetitive Mapping of Ice Scour.  May 1986.  93 p.
037  Comfort, G. and B. Graham.
Evaluation of Sea Bottom Ice Scour Models.  June 1986.  115 p.
039  Woodworth-Lynas, C.M.T., D.W. Bass and J. Bobbitt.
Inventory of Upslope and Downslope Iceberg Scouring.  July 1986.  103 p.
043  Geonautics Ltd.
Design of an Iceberg Scour Repetitive Mapping Network for the Canadian East Coast.  March 1987.  45 p.
049  Lewis, C.F.M., D.R. Parrott, P.G. Simpkin and J. T. Buckley (eds.).
Ice Scour and Seabed Engineering. Report on Calgary Workshop, February 1985.  November 1986.  322 p.
055  Gilbert, G. and K. Pedersen.
Ice Scour Data Base for the Beaufort.  December 1986.  93 p. + appendices.
094  Hodgson, G.J., J.H. Lever, C.M.T. Woodworth-Lynas and C.F.M. Lewis (eds.).
Dynamics of Iceberg Grounding and Scouring: Volume I: The Field Experiment; Volume II: Maps and Charts.  June 1988.  316 p.
097  Gilbert, G.R., S.J. Delory and K.A. Pedersen.
Beaufort Sea Ice Scour Data Base (Scourbase). Update to 1986.  March 1989.  99 p.
105  Geonautics Limited.
Regional Ice Scour Data Base Update Studies.  October 1989.  177p. + appendices.
107  Davidson, S.H., W.T. Collins and P.G. Simpkin.
An Experiment to Monitor Four Iceberg Scours on the Grand Banks of Newfoundland.  December 1991.  110 p.
128  Geonautics Limited.
East Coast Repetitive Seafloor Mapping, 1979-1990.  March 1991.  49 p. + appendices.
129  Myers, R., S. Blasco, G. Gilbert, and J. Shearer.
1990 Beaufort Sea Ice Scour Repetitive Mapping Program.  March 1996.  147 p + appendices.
157  Sonnichsen, G.V., T. Hundert, P. Pocklton and R. Myers.
Documentation of Recent Iceberg Grounding Events and a Comparison with Older Events of Known Age - Northern Grand Banks, Canada.  April 2006.  206 p.

Sediment Transport

017  Keith Philpott Consulting Ltd. and Acres Consulting Services Ltd.
Scour Around Seafloor Structures.  April 1986.  225 p.
027  Hodgins, D.O., D.A. Huntley, W.D. Liam Finn, B. Long, G. Drapeau and A.J. Bowen.
Sediment Transport - Present Knowledge and Industry Needs.  April 1986.  394 p.
029  Plasse, D.
Surficial Geology Surveys on the Scotian Shelf: Compilation of Maps from Government, Industry, University and Foreign Sources.  April 1986.  47 p.
041  Hodgins, D.O., G. Drapeau and L.H. King.
Field Measurements of Sediment Transport on the Scotian Shelf - Volume I. The Radio-isotope Experiment  June 1986.  160 p.
041  Hodgins, D.O. and O.J. Sayao
Field Measurements of Sediment Transport on the Scotian Shelf - Volume II. Boundary Layer Measurement and Sand Transport Prediction  August 1986.  222 p.
054  Hodgins, D.O., O.J. Sayao, E.D. Kinsella and P.W. Morgan.
Nearshore Sediment Dynamics -Beaufort Sea.  December 1986.  195 p.
061  Judge, J.T., R.K. Watanabe and J.L. Warner.
Seafloor Stability Study, Inner Scotian Shelf.  May 1987.  88 p.
096  Gillie, R.D.
Beaufort Sea Artificial Island Erosion Data.  May 1988  119 p.


020  Brown, R.D., P. Roebber and K. Walsh.
Climatology of Severe Storms Affecting Coastal Areas of Eastern Canada.  February 1986.  233 p.
023  Murray, M.A. and M. Maes.
Beaufort Sea Extreme Wave Studies Assessment.  January 1986.  97 p.
056  Lemon, D.D.
Wind Speeds from Underwater Acoustic Measurements During the Canadian Atlantic Storm Program.  December 1986.  116 p.
059  Dobrocky Seatech Ltd.
Wave Climate Study - Northern Coast of British Columbia.  May 1987.  93 p.
065  LeDrew Environmental Management Ltd. (ed.).
Proceedings of the International Workshop on Wave Hindcasting and Forecasting, Halifax Workshop, September 1986.  February 1987.  370 p.
073  Hodgins, S.L.M. and D.O. Hodgins.
Evaluation of Wave Forecasting Models and Forecast Wind Fields in the Canadian Context.  June 1988.  356 p.
076  Eid, B.M. and V.J. Cardone.
Operational Test of Wave-Forecasting Models During the Canadian Atlantic Storms Program (CASP).  August 1987.  256 p.
088  Penicka, F.X.
Wave Hindcast Sensitivity.  April 1987.  114 p.
099  Juszko, B.A.
Comparison of Directional Wave Spectra.  July 1988.  227 p.
103  Hodgins, D.O., C.T. Niwinski and D.T. Resio.
Comparison and Validation of Two Shallow Water Spectral Wave Models.  June 1989.  143 p. + appendices.
114  Eid, B.M. and V.J. Cardone.
Beaufort Sea Extreme Waves Study.  March 1992.  143 p.