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Local Campbell River laboratory achieves International Accreditation

For Immediate Release October 28th, 2019 Local Campbell River laboratory achieves INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION Salmon stock recovery in BC just got a boost! Local Campbell River fish health laboratory, the BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences (BC CAHS) has attained...

In memory of Alan Martin

We are deeply saddened to announce that BC CAHS Board member, Alan Martin, passed away last week. Al brought deep knowledge, intelligence and dedication to to his many roles in fish and wildlife management in British Columbia. After 30 years’ experience in the BC...

Why live and work in Campbell River?

"Living in Campbell River means daily whale watching on your way to work, eagle viewing from your backyard, and enjoying the ocean and mountain views from almost anywhere in town. I love that we can enjoy nature and wildlife, without the inconvenience of being...

Pacific cleanerfish project proves its worth

the Fish Site 18 April 2017, at 1:00am Following the successful deployment of a number of species notably lumpsuckers and ballan wrasse as cleanerfish in salmon cages in the eastern Atlantic, the aquaculture industry in BC has been seeking to find a fish native to the...

Local perch species clean sea lice from salmon, research finds

Vancouver Sun - Randy Shore Published on: April 2, 2017 | Last Updated: April 2, 2017 5:02 PM PDT Two local species of Pacific perch are showing aptitude as “cleaner fish” for salmon aquaculture, which could reduce the need for chemical treatments of sea lice on...

Gill Health Workshop

Gill Health Workshop

Gill Health in Cultured Salmon: Current Knowledge & Future Directions Workshop Feb 9 & 10, 2017 Maritime Heritage Centre Campbell River, BC Sponsored by:  Fisheries & Oceans Canada, BC Salmon Farmers Association, Skretting North America, Pharmaq AS, Syndel...

Two local researchers appointed as professors

Press Release Published in the Campbell River Mirror on November 18, 2016 Two leading research scientists from the BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences have been appointed Adjunct Professors at Vancouver Island University. Local Research Scientists at the BC Centre...

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