Heather works for the Oceans and Coastal Management Division of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (Maritimes Region) on the integrated management and marine protected area programs. She received a Master of Environmental Studies (MES) from Dalhousie University in 1998. Heather has long been interested in local (traditional) ecological knowledge of the marine environment and integrating local and scientific knowledge sources. She is currently working on the Eastern Scotian Shelf Integrated Management (ESSIM) initiative, a collaborative management and planning process for the Eastern Scotian Shelf. Other interests include protected area planning, marine and environmental history, and marine invertebrates.
For further inquiries, please email Heather Breeze or contact her at the address below.
Oceans Policy Officer
Oceans and Coastal Management Division, Department of Fisheries & Oceans
Bedford Institute of Oceanograpy
1 Challenger Drive, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Canada, B2Y 4A2