Community Marine Biology Program
A science mentorship program connecting youth with the wonders of marine biology through the study of benthic meiofauna, supervised by Dr. Elaine Humphrey. Through this engaging place-based curriculum, community members are learning to apply the scientific method through field surveys and up-close encounters with tiny marine animals, availed by techniques in advanced microscopy.
Project Initiated July 2020
Current status: Ongoing
Elaine Humphrey | Advanced Microscopy Facility (UVic)
Arjan van Asselt, Andrew Simon, Mark Webber | IMERSS Labs
Emily Adamczyk | UBC
Susan van Asselt, Austin Baines, Laura Colwell, Rhys Hutton, Lauren Magner