The Cedar Coast Field Station (CCFS) is an independent, not-for-profit society dedicated to ecologically grounded research and education in Clayoquot Sound.
The mission of the CCFS is to preserve ecological health through place-based research and education that celebrates the cultural and biological diversity of Clayoquot Sound.Learn More
Infrastructure and facilities at CCFS are designed as much as possible to work within the flows and cycles of naturein order to create a positive interface between visitors and the surrounding ecosystem.Learn More
By working with a diversity of educational organizations and independent educators, the CCFS provides an interdisciplinary learning environment that is collaborative in nature and widely accessible. Join one of our educational programs or bring your own!
The CCFS is dedicated to incorporating both western scientific and local ecological knowledge into the design, operation and interpretation of ecological research. Join one of our existing ecological monitoring programs, or design your own research project!