Contact us

Thank you for considering a field trip or educational visit to the west coast. We recognize that the success of your visit depends on finding the right people and places to make the most of your learning experience. 

If you know the specific program or community you're interested in, we encourage you to contact our Regional Partners and Communities directly with any inquiries you may have. They will be happy to assist you.

For general inquiries, or assistance with planning your trip itinerary, our Education Coordinator is always available to offer support for school field trips, University programs, scientific research and planning customized itineraries. We can help with finding meeting space, linking with local instructors and knowledge holders, accessing data and archives, and offer shelter from the elements! If you have any questions please contact:

Nicole Gerbrandt, Director of Education,
West Coast N.E.S.T
316 Main St, Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0

C: 250-726-6508
T: 250-725-2219 (at the Clayoquot Biosphere Trust)

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