Marine Taxonomic Services, founded in 1980 and incorporated in 1993, is a certified small business with three (3) offices in Corvallis, Oregon; San Diego, California; and South Lake Tahoe, California.
Our team offers expertise in project management and support services for SCUBA diving and field sampling efforts including sediment and water collections. Our consulting services include: study design, field sampling, sample processing, invertebrate sorting, taxonomy, statistical data analysis and interpretation and reporting. With proficient laboratory capabilities to process thousands of samples per year and rigorous quality control procedures, MTS specializes in rapid turnaround of the highest quality dataset. Our firm is capable of working worldwide and has extensive experience working in the Eastern Pacific from the Arctic to Baja California, and has additional experience working in the Atlantic, Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico.