Mission and Vision Statement

Mission:  At BC CAHS, we’re committed to improve the health of aquatic animals and ecosystems through applied scientific knowledge.
Vision: We deliver innovative and practical solutions for aquatic animal and environmental health.

BC CAHS is a non-profit society with the main goal to supply non-biased, third-party information for the public, regulators and stakeholders to make informed decisions. As a non-profit, we have stakeholders, not shareholders, whose main interest is the protection of the fisheries and aquaculture sectors.

Our Core Values


BC CAHS is an impartial, objective and reliable source for information relating to aquatic health science.

Excellence in service

BC CAHS delivers quality services and is accountable for the results produced.


BC CAHS is approachable and readily accessible to all stakeholders with a vested interest in the health and welfare of aquatic species and the environment.


The collaborative teamwork approach to all activities is one of BC CAHS’ greatest assets.


BC CAHS values the integrity and professionalism of our personnel, partners and stakeholders.


BC CAHS provides outcomes on a timely basis.



871A Island Hwy
Campbell River, BC
V9W 2C2