We are the only independent, non-profit field station in Canada.
In a typical (non-COVID) year, we see an average of 1,100 research user days, and as part of our mission, we subsidize room and board for researchers.
Our impact is only as strong as the support we receive.
Contribute directly to the success of subarctic science. Give to the General Fund to provide support where the need is greatest, or boost the impact of one of our programs.
BECOME A MONTHLY DONOR
Invest regularly and help us plan for long-term success. Your ongoing commitment supports researchers.
JOIN A VOLUNTEER EXPEDITION
Get a unique travel experience and provide tangible benefits to our active subarctic research station.
BECOME A CNSC MEMBER
Get exclusive access to our biannual Birdfish newsletter as well as other great CNSC perks.
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BECOME A CNSC sponsor
Sponsorship opportunities include vehicles, educational materials, and equipment. Please reach out for more information.
Leave a Legacy gift
Consider supporting the CNSC with a gift that lives on by including us in your will. Please connect with us to discuss this possibility.
See a cute polar bear cub
Okay, this option doesn't actually help us, but it's seriously cute. You need to see it.
Hover here for extreme cuteness.
Enjoy our programming
Of course, when you visit the CNSC on a Learning Vacation, you’re not just experiencing a breathtaking adventure, you’re also making it possible for us to continue supporting researchers.
Check out our upcoming dates below!