Discover the ocean. Understand the planet.

Working for the advancement of science and the benefit of Canada. Read More >>

Discover Deep-Sea Science.

Understanding Climate Change - Life in the Ocean - The Seafloor, Ocean, and Atmosphere - Seafloor in Motion Read More >>

Collaborate.   Participate.   Innovate.

Innovation through commercialization and new technology development.

Ocean Networks Canada Learning

Inspiring the Next Generation.

Installations in the Arctic, Atlantic and Pacific

Ten main sites in ten unique ocean settings. Read More >>

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Calling all citizen scientists!

Play Digital Fishers while helping a marine biologist better understand how creatures in the deep ocean live – where there is no light and food is scarce!

Ocean Networks Canada is observing these deep sea creatures with cameras that collect huge volumes of video 24/7 and transmit the images to ONC data centre via the Internet. 

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Feb 26, 2015 10:00am - 2:00pm PST
There will be an Oceans 2.0 software update sometime on Feb. 26, 2015. A banner will be placed on the site shortly before it begins.
Feb 2, 2015 10:00am - 3:00pm PST
An Oceans 2.0 software upgrade is expected sometime on February 2, 2015. A banner will be placed on the website before the upgrade begins.
Jan 28, 2015 9:00am - 11:00am PST
On Wednesday 28 January 2015, there was a planned shutdown of the NEPTUNE observatory in order to diagnose problems with Barkley Canyon node....