Newsletter of the Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods)

Volume 27 No. 1, Spring 2008


Selected Future Conferences

General information and editorial notes

News and Notes:

Bio-Blitz 2008

The first curation blitz

Biological Survey of Canada symposium

Summary of the Scientific
Committee meeting    

Insects of the Yukon price

BSC Vision document

Project Update: Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification

First record of Armadillidium vulgare from Quebec

Web site notes

The biodiversity of beetles in the Maritime provinces

Arctic Corner

Historical changes in the biodiversity of Muscidae and Fanniidae of Churchill

Impacts to the invertebrate community structure of aquatic systems in Nunavut

Flora of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago published

Selected future conferences

List of Requests for Material or Information



Entomological Society of Canada 
2008, 19-22 October
Ottawa, ON with the Entomological Society of Ontario;

2009 Winnipeg, MB with the Entomological Society of Manitoba

Entomological Society of America 
2007, 16-19, November
Reno, NV;

2009, Indianapolis, IN; ESA, see above

Entomological Collections Network
2007, 15-16 November
Reno, NV;

International Joint Meeting on Ephemeroptera and Plecoptera
2008, 8-14 June;
Stuttgart, Germany;

International Congress of Entomology
2008, 6-12 July,
Durban, South Africa,


OTHER SUBJECTS (especially those relevant to Survey projects)

Natural Science Collections Alliance (NSC Alliance) and the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) Joint Meeting
13-17 May
Oklahoma City, OK

Canadian Society of Zoologists
2008, 19-23 May
Halifax, NS

North American Benthological Society,
25-30 May
Salt Lake City, Utah



Acadian Entomological Society
, 15-17 June
St. John's, NL





Back to top Biological Survey of Canada (Terrestrial Arthropods) home page