• 3 PCs Loaded with a Wide Range of Analytic Software
• 1 PC Solely Dedicated to our Leica Dissecting Scope and Microscope Camera System
• 1 PC Solely Dedicated to our Flume Tank Located on the Ground Floor


• 4 Leica Dissection Microscopes
• 1 Compound Microscope
• Complete with Camera System & Adaptors


• Microsoft Office
• MATLAB 8 (Statistics and Mapping Toolboxes)
• Primer 6
• Surfer 9
• ArcGis
• Plankton Identifier
• Various Statistical Programs
• ADVField & KCAM

We also have a Zooscan system for imaging and identification!

Other Lab Equipment:

• Presens FiBox 4 Oxygen Meter
• Unisense Micromanipulator (Precise Microprofiling)
• 17m Flume Tank Complete with Sediment Tray Controller
• Acoustic Doppler Velocimeter & XYZ Positioning

On the Ocean Sciences Centre (OSC) grounds outside the lab we have access to a cold room, wetlab, and to a wide variety of flow-through tanks for maintaining and rearing animals. Additionally, there is an array of aquaria, filters, sediments, and buckets, as well as an incubation chamber with light and temperature control systems. The OSC is also equiped with a Dedicated Image and Data Analysis Facility (IDAF) with high performance microscopy and computation.

Field Equipment:

• Multicorer
• Boxcorer
• Nueston Net (2m X 1m)
• Tucker Trawl (2m X 2m)
• Ring Nets (1m X 25cm diameter)
• Flowmeters
• Sea Bird CTD (SBE 19plus) Equipped with Flourometer

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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