Bulkley Valley Research Centre - Science in the Public Interest

BVRC News & Updates

FireSmart Workshop: May 20th or 27th

Learn how to assess your property for wildfire risk and determine what changes would make the greatest difference in reducing your home’s risk from wildfire. This workshop is presented by the BVRC in partnership with the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako.


Wednesday, May 20th (or 27th)
7:00 - 8:00 PM
Zoom videoconference

To register, choose the date that works for you and contact us at info@bvcentre.ca. Visit firesmartbc.ca for additional resources.

Featured Research

Upper Bulkley and Morice Water Sustainability Views

Led by Ian Sharpe BSC., MSc.

In the Upper Bulkley and Morice basins of the Skeena watershed, climate change and human induced stresses are contributing to the degradation of aquatic resources, including salmon populations. It is apparent that collaborative efforts to better manage and adapt to these stresses are needed. This...

Seminar Series

NOTICE: The Seminar Series has been suspended until further notice in an effort to help limit the spread of COVID-19. Stay tuned for updates.

From September through May of each year, the Bulkley Valley Research Centre hosts public seminars every second Wednesday over the lunch hour. This is a chance to get together and hear from regional and international scientists and practitioners about the latest developments in natural and cultural resource research and management.

Where: The Old Church, Smithers, BC
When: Every second Wednesday @ 12:00 p.m.

Admission is free for members and $2 for non-members. Bring your lunch!