Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada
Data Center Description
The Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic is the principal marine geoscience facility in Canada. They are a division of the Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) co-located at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography, with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans which are a part of an Atlantic Provinces marine research and technology community centred in the Halifax-Dartmouth metropolitan region of Nova Scotia. The facility consists of a team of 80 specialists in marine and petroleum geology, geophysics, geochemistry, and geotechnology which provides a source of integrated knowledge and advice on marine geoscience, with specific concentration on Canada's coastal and offshore landmass.