Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

About the Centre

The Bulkley Valley Research Centre (BVRC) is an independent, not-for-profit society conducting high-quality, interdisciplinary research on natural and cultural resources. We create learning and extension opportunities for both our members and the community through workshops, conferences and other networking events, and support our community by promoting the region and investing locally. Our purpose is to provide the science required for sustainable resource management.

Become a member today

Join our email list

Featured Research

Whitebark Pine Restoration

Led by Sybille Haeussler, PhD, UNBC, Smithers

We are beginning the first year of a five-year cycle of a multipartner project to restore endangered whitebark pine ecosystems with high habitat value for bears in the southern Skeena Region. 

Featured Event

2017 BVRC Photography Contest

Monday October 2, 2017  - Thursday October 19, 2017

Online - Smithers, BC

Calling all BVRC members! We are looking for images of flora, fauna, insects, and small critters for this year's photography contest.

Theme: MACROrganisms

Submit photos: You can submit as many photos as you like. Email images to info@bvcentre.ca.

Share and vote on Facebook
Submissions will be...

Upcoming Seminar

Ethical Evolution in Health Care: Medical Assistance in Dying

Wednesday October 18, 2017  12:00pm-1:00pm

The Old Church - Smithers, BC

View all events