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subarctic research

sustain

the north

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. 

GIVE NOW

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. On our donation form, click “Donate Monthly.”

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.

Advocate for northern studies

Follow us on social media, broaden your knowledge about the research we support, and become an online ambassador for the CNSC.

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!

Winter Skies

February & March

Winter Skies

Six days

Immerse yourself in the magnificence of the Northern Lights.
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Spring's Wings

June

Spring's Wings

Five days

Enjoy bird watching opportunities in Canada's subarctic.
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Belugas in the Bay

July & August

Belugas in the Bay

Six days

Get up close and personal with hundreds of belugas.
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Lords of the Arctic

October & November

Lords of the Arctic

Six days

Polar bears in their natural habitat along the Hudson Bay.
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Winter Skies

February & March

Winter Skies

Six days

Immerse yourself in the magnificence of the Northern Lights.
MORE INFO

Spring's Wings

June

Spring's Wings

Five days

Enjoy unique bird watching opportunities in Canada's subarctic.
MORE INFO

Belugas in the Bay

July & August

Belugas in the Bay

Six days

Get up close and personal with hundreds of belugas.
MORE INFO

Lords of the Arctic

October & November

Lords of the Arctic

Six days

View polar bears in their natural habitat along the Hudson Bay.
MORE INFO