Installation of Transmitters, Sampling of Grey Seals (Halichoerus grypus) and Acoustic Observation of the Great White Shark (Carcharodon Carcharias) in the Magdalen Islands region

Solicitation number 30001353

Publication date

Closing date and time 2021/10/04 13:00 EDT


    Provide the workforce and specialized expertise for the capture and instrumentation of 10 grey seals between contract award and December 2021, the sampling of 50 grey seals in the Magdalen Islands region, Île Brion and Île du Corps-Mort from the award of the contract to December 31, 2021 and the deployment of 5 acoustic receivers near Île Brion during the capture of the grey seals and the recovery of these receptors at the fall / early winter 2021. The following seal samples must be taken: lower jaw, entire digestive tract and closed from the esophagus to the end of large intestine, the reproductive system, fat and muscle for the needs of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), all according to the instructions of the authorized representative of the department, present on the scene during the capture of the seals.

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    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)

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    Contracting organization

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    200 Kent St, Station 13E228
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E6
    Contracting authority
    Dolan, Karen
    (506) 429-6073
    301 Bishop Drive
    Fredericton, NB, E3C 2M6

    Buying organization(s)

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    200 Kent St, Station 13E228
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E6
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    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Quebec (except NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    Quebec (except NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Commodity - GSIN
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