The Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre provides year-round research facilities, basic and specialty equipment, and technical assistance to scientists from the five western Canadian universities as well as visiting scientists from other Canadian and international institutions.
BMSC offers unparalleled access to a wide array of environments – including unique coastal, freshwater, marine, and rainforest habitats and exceptional species diversity.
BMSC fosters an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to various research themes in coastal sciences:
- Ecology, Evolution & Conservation
- Climate Change
- Fish Physiology
- Fluid Dynamics & Mechanics
- Invasive Species