Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

Upcoming Events

Environmental DNA (eDNA) Testing (Seminar SeriesCentre Events)

Thursday June 14, 2018  12:00pm-1:00pm

The Old Church - Smithers, BC

About this presentation
The BVRC is proud to host a special lunch hour seminar on June 14th at the Old Church for “eDNA week in Smithers.” Dr. Caren Helbing will be coming to Smithers to offer a seminar on the eDNA work she has been leading in her lab, involving non-invasive DNA water sampling....

read more

2018 Annual Metal Leaching/Acid Rock Drainage Field School (Workshops & TrainingCentre Events)

Monday August 20, 2018  - Friday August 24, 2018

Northwest Community College (NWCC) and various mine sites - Smithers, BC

Course Description

The course objectives are to increase understanding of metal leaching and acid rock drainage by showing participants the tools, procedures and design requirements; providing an overview of the underlying science and vocabulary; and presenting examples of best practices. A unique...

read more