Pierre Carter

Research Technician

Current research and/or projects

Pierre Carter joined the Department of Fisheries and Oceans in 1983. After 7 years with the Sampling and Analysis Section and 7 years with the Aquaculture Section, he joined the Pinniped Research Team of the Marine Mammals Section in 1996 as a research technician.

Mr. Carter is responsible for the seal diet reconstructions, maintaining the seal database and organizing the sampling program. Current activities include involvement in live-capture and satellite recorder deployments, population surveys, sampling programs, and necropsies of stranded marine mammals.

Education and awards

B.Sc. Biology
(Univeristy of Quebec at Rimouski)

Research facility

850, route de la Mer
Mont-Joli, QC G5H 3Z4