NAIT: Centre for Boreal Research

The Centre for Boreal Research  is an innovative applied research facility in Peace River, 500 kilometers northwest of Edmonton, staffed with a team of research scientists and technicians with professional designations in forestry, biology and agrology. The Centre for Boreal Research also hosts the Boreal Forest Plant and Seed Technology Access Centre (TAC).

The facility is 9,000 square feet, includes two laboratories, office space for 15 people, an outdoor growing space and a three-bay greenhouse that features computer-controlled humidity, temperature and lighting. The Centre for Boreal Research is an Approved Seed Testing Facility. The facility was funded by NAIT, Alberta Innovation and Advanced Education, and the Canada Foundation for Innovation, with industry funding from Shell Canada and Penn West Petroleum.

Please visit our website for more information

See all programs of NAIT The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
Click to open the map in a new window