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Essential facilities upgrades are now possible at BMSC.

The Government of Canada and five western universities, led by UVic, are contributing a total of $3 million to enhance facilities here at the Bamfield Marine Science Centre.

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Apply on-line now for 2017 Summer and Fall field courses.

Apply now for Summer Field courses in Coastal Sciences, Archaeology and Forest Literature, and Fall Semester in Marine Sciences.

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21st Annual Symposium of the Bamfield Scholar’s Society, Friday, Dec. 16

Join us for the 21st Annual Symposium of the Bamfield Scholar’s Society, Friday Dec. 16, and learn about the research our Fall Semester students have been conducting!

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Seminar today, – James Gosling, “Liquid Robotics: Interacting with the world’s ocean”.

James Gosling, Java creator, is giving a seminar today, RIX Centre, 4pm

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Our Fall programs are up and running!

Never a dull moment! It’s getting busy here at BMSC, with the start of the Fall Program and Field Trips visitors arriving soon!

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Is summer over already?

It’s been a great summer of Marine Sciences field courses as well as the new and innovative courses ‘In Pursuit of the Whale’ and ‘Acoustic Ethnography’. We wish all our Faculty, TA’s and students a good winter and best wishes on your future endeavors, and hope we will see many of you…

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Summer seminar, July 7, 7pm, Rix Centre, Dr. Chris Neufeld

Dr. Chris Neufeld will speak about: “Life and death on a small island: Novel interactions between wolves and sea otters in Kyuquot Sound, BC”.

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David and Susan Rockefeller visit BMSC

On June 25, we were visited by David Rockefeller Jr, his wife Susan, and friends from the Rockefeller Foundation and Oceana.

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Summer seminar, June 23th, 7pm, Rix Centre, Dr. Russell Wyeth

Dr. Russell Wyeth will speak about: “The pure and the applied: the neuroethology of navigating nudibranchs and ultraviolet illumination to control marine biofouling”.

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Summer seminar, June 16th, 7pm, Rix Centre, Dr. Sean Rogers

Dr. Sean Rogers will speak about: “Integrating ecological genomic approaches to predict evolution in a changing world”.

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