Newsletter of the Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods)

Volume 18 No. 2, Fall 1999

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.

Contents

News and Notes
    Summary of the Scientific Committee meeting
    Biodiversity Diversity
    Canadian National Collection of Insects on the Web
    Membership of the Scientific Committee

The Northern Forestry Centre Insect Museum

Project Update: Arthropods of Canadian Grasslands

The Nature Discovery Fund

The Quiz Page

Recent Publications

Selected Future Conferences

Challenge Question

Answers to Faunal Quiz

Quips and Quotes

Requests for Material or Information Invited

Request for Cooperation


Editor:

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
E-mail: hdanks@mus-nature.ca

Queries, comments, and contributions to the Newsletter are welcomed by the editor. Deadline for material for the Spring 2000 issue is January 14, 2000.

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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