Harley lab

The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
Area(s) of Expertise

We study the effects of climate change and other stressors on benthic (bottom-dwelling) marine plants and animals. We have facilities to study the effects of warming and ocean acidification on these species.

What the facility does

Ecology and biology of marine invertebrates and seaweeds, climate change

Research Services

Invertebrate and seaweed culturing, Temperature and carbon dioxide manipulations

Sectors of Application
  • Fisheries and aquaculture

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

Description of function

Facility for understanding climate change in marine environments

Mesocosm tanks

Studying the performance of marine invertebrates and seaweeds