Newsletter of the Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods)

Volume 17 No. 2, Fall 1998

The Newsletter of the Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) appears twice yearly. All material without other accreditation is prepared by the Secretariat for the Biological Survey.


News and Notes
    Update on the BSC Web page
    Insects of Canada on the Web
    Summary of the Scientific Committee meeting
    Membership of the Scientific Committee

 The Carmanah Canopy Project: Conservation of Arthropod Biodiversity In Coastal Sitka Spruce Forests

Project Update: Arthropods of Canadian Grasslands: Results from Grasslands: Aculeate Wasps from CFB Suffield

The Quiz Page

Recent Publications Associated with the Biological Survey

Selected Future Conferences

Quips and Quotes

Requests for Material or Information Invited

Request for Cooperation


H.V. Danks
Head, Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods)
Canadian Museum of Nature
P.O. Box 3443, Station “D”
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 6P4
TEL: 613-566-4787
FAX: 613-364-4021

Queries, comments, and contributions to the Newsletter are welcomed by the editor. Deadline for material for the Spring 1999 issue is January 15, 1999.

Editorial Notes

The Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) develops and coordinates national initiatives in taxonomic and ecological entomology on behalf of the Canadian Museum of Nature (formerly the National Museum of Natural Sciences) and the Entomological Society of Canada. This Newsletter communicates information about systematic and faunistic entomology that may be of interest in Canada, and reports especially on activities relevant to the Biological Survey. To be placed on the distribution list for a paper copy of the newsletter contact the Secretariat.

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