Feds announce money to bolster northern marine search and rescue

$1.5M to go to boats, trailers and other equipment in communities across Nunavut, Nunavik and N.W.T.

The federal government has announced $1.5 million for marine safety infrastructure for several Inuit-based organizations this week. The money is meant to bolster marine search and rescue capacity in the North. To that end, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard will invest in marine rescue equipment and new boat shelters...

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