Conducting Your Research at the Wrigley Marine Science Center

The Wrigley Marine Science Center on Catalina Island supports research throughout the year. The labs are busy, particularly from May through September, and we recommend that you apply for research space at least five months in advance.

To conduct research at the Wrigley Marine Science Center, download our Research Activities Plan in PDF format or as a Word document and complete it for mailing. Send your completed application to:

Lauren Czarnecki Oudin, Laboratory Manager
RE: Research Activities Plan
Wrigley Marine Science Center
1 Big Fisherman Cove
P.O. Box 5069
Avalon, CA 90704

Please read the WMSC lab supervision policy (PDF).

If you want more information about our laboratory and waterfront facilities, you can reach Lauren by email at or by phone at (310) 510-4002.