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The Rideau River Biodiversity Project

 

Participants in the Rideau River Biodiversity Project

Scientific Research
Amphibians / Reptiles
Francis Cook Research associate
Frederick Schueler Research associate
Mike Rankin Research associate
Kathy Rankine Big Rideau Lake Association
Aquatic Birds
Ken Ross Canadian Wildlife Service
Don McNicoll Canadian Wildlife Service
Aquatic Invertebrates
Kathleen Conlan Canadian Museum of Nature
Ed Hendrycks Canadian Museum of Nature
Jackie Madill Canadian Museum of Nature
Diane Pathy Contract biologist
Karen McKendry Summer student
Aquatic Plants
Lynn Gillespie Canadian Museum of Nature
Monique Richard Summer student
Ruben Boles Summer student
Kristina Makkay Graduate student
Simon Lunn Parks Canada
Fish
Claude Renaud Canadian Museum of Nature
Noel Alfonso Canadian Museum of Nature
Anne Phelps Graduate student
François Chapleau University of Ottawa
Freshwater Mussels
André Martel Canadian Museum of Nature
Jackie Madill Canadian Museum of Nature
Diane Pathy Contract biologist
Daniel Spooner Summer student
Karen McKendry Summer student
Phytoplankton (+ Water Chemistry)
Michel Poulin Canadian Museum of Nature
Paul Hamilton Canadian Museum of Nature
Linda Ley Contract biologist
Sean Jackman Summer student
Mike Hewitt Summer student
Giselle Bouchard Summer student
Stuart Dean Region of Ottawa-Carleton
Simon Lunn Parks Canada


Coordination, Communication and Education
Community
Charles Billington Rideau Valley Conservation Authority
Martha Johnson Canadian Museum of Nature
Allen Alexander Canadian Museum of Nature
Johanne Whitmore Summer student
Education
Catherine Dumouchel Canadian Museum of Nature
Allen Alexander Canadian Museum of Nature
Randy Shulman Canadian Museum of Nature
Project Management
Jean Lauriault Canadian Museum of Nature
Barbara Njie Canadian Museum of Nature
Lory Beaudoin Canadian Museum of Nature
Communications
Joanne Charette Canadian Museum of Nature
Jacob Berkowitz Canadian Museum of Nature
Charles Billington Rideau Valley Conservation Authority
Broadcast / Multimedia
Lorna Sierolawski Canadian Museum of Nature
Web Site
Anne Botman Canadian Museum of Nature
Nicole Paquette Canadian Museum of Nature
Public Programming
Joanne Sparks Canadian Museum of Nature
Nicole Dupuis Canadian Museum of Nature
Development
Martha Johnson Canadian Museum of Nature
Cécile Julien Canadian Museum of Nature
Marketing
Elizabeth McCrea Canadian Museum of Nature

The Canadian Museum of Nature would like to sincerely thank the numerous volunteers who contributed to the Project. Their contributions were essential to its success.

 

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Two women in a boat.
Researcher Diane Pathy and volunteer Nancy Boase look for mussels despite the weather!


Researcher observing zebra mussels, Dreissena polymorpha.
Frederick Schueler, a Research Associate with the Museum, looks at zebra mussels, Dreissena polymorpha, attached to a native mussel.
A Project of the Canadian Museum of Nature
 Images: Ed Hendrycks, Jean Lauriault