Welcome to the British Columbia Meteor Network

The British Columbia Meteor Network and its associate members are dedicated volunteers who have worked together to advance knowledge of meteor science. Some of our members are professionals although most are devoted amateurs.

The network is comprised of a video detection component as well as a radio detection component. We  share our data with multinational governments and astronomy groups.

Data collection is only one goal of the the network. We also hope to promote a strong educational program in open cooperation with the school districts and community colleges of British Columbia.

Feel free to browse our site. Likewise, feel free to contact us if you have any questions or would like to know more.

British Columbia Meteor Network Coverage Map



Click here to see the full resolution map.

For a brief history of how the network got started please read Ed’s article.


2017-8-1 : Welcome to our newly refreshed website

We are delighted to finally move the website into the latest and best WordPress environment, loaded up with all our wonderful historic data and images.

As we now have the ability to regularly change the look and feel, we will do our best to find a style everyone likes best, and then we will freeze it for a year to give you a chance to get to know the content, menu and all the tools we have utilized.

Rick Nowell

William E. (Bill) Smith

Jeff Brower