Coastal Zones Research Institute

Research Institution


The Coastal Zones Research Institute Inc. (CZRI) is a private non-profit institution based in Shippagan, New Brunswick. CZRI's mission is to promote the viable development of coastal zone resources, and to support the optimal development of related businesses and organizations through research activities and scientific analysis services. CZRI has a staff complement of 6 PhD and more than 34 technologists and operations support. The Institute encourages a multi-disciplinary approach focusing on four main areas of research relevant to coastal zones: aquaculture; fishery & marine products; peat & peatlands and sustainable development of coastal zones. Research areas are supported by laboratory analysis, accredited by the Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation (CALA) in accordance with the International Standard ISO IEC 17025 and recognized by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA).