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marine oil spills

Neil Bellefontaine

Professor Neil Bellefontaine was Vice President (Academics) at WMU from April 2011 to December 2018. He previously held the Canadian Chair in Marine Environmental Protection from October 2006 to April 2013. He was formerly a senior executive with the Canadian Fisheries and Oceans Department with broad professional experience in maritime administration, fisheries and marine aquaculture and coastal and oceans management. His educational background is in the fields of resource economics and marine management and in 1998 he was presented with the Outstanding Public Service Award by the Prime