Ocean Sciences

The Ocean Sciences Centre is a cold ocean research facility operated in conjunction with Memorial University of Newfoundland. Located in Logy Bay, NL, the Centre houses laboratories where research is conducted on the North Atlantic fishery, aquaculture, oceanography, ecology, behaviour and physiology. Research is conducted on organisms ranging from bacteria to seals.



 The Benthic Ecology Meeting (BEM) is an international, annual scientific conference to promote scientific research in benthic ecosystems. The BEM 2019 (48th edition of the BEM), to be held on April 3-6, 2019, in downtown St. John's, Newfoundland, aims to continue a long-lasting tradition of excellence in hosting the largest annual, marine benthic-focused conference in eastern North America.

Online registration opens Dec 7, 2018. For more details:


Ocean Sciences

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000