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Connecting the Canadian Museum of Nature with the “United Nations for the natural world”

The museum hosted some of Canada’s nature leaders n September as part of the Congress of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature. The event marked another milestone for the museum and its decades-long involvement with the IUCN.

 

New genus of tiny marine creature named after museum biologist

In recognition of his taxonomic expertise, biologist Ed Hendrycks has been honoured with a “nice surprise”. A Russian scientist has immortalized his name with a new genus of amphipod: Hendrycksopleustes

Sharing scientific expertise to restore habitat for pollinators

Research Associate Thomas Onuferko’s expertise on wild bees is helping Tundra Oil and Gas establish pollinator-friendly habitats on retired oil well sites in Manitoba.