Huntsman Marine Science Centre, Atlantic Reference Centre
Data Center Description
The Huntsman Marine Science Centre (HMSC) is a unique independent not-for-profit scientific institution; with a mission of education, research, and technology transfer to industry. Located near the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, in eastern Canada, the HMSC is perfectly positioned to access one of the world's most biologically diverse marine ecosystems.
The Atlantic Reference Centre, a joint program with Fisheries & Oceans Canada, is a unique and important part of the HMSC. It is well known throughout the Maritimes for its extensive collections of marine life.
ARC Staff Research Topics:
* ontogeny, taxonomy, systematics, and evolution - crustaceans and fishes * marine benthic biodiversity and ecology * environmental baseline research, monitoring, and impact assessment * morphological assaying * procedures for biological sample processing and museum curation * Publications - see Publications link in Research submenu in the navigation bar on the left