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Public Consultation on the Development of Canada’s 2030 Biodiversity Strategy

Environment and Climate Change Canada have posted a public consultation on the development of Canada’s 2030 Biodiversity Strategy. It is open until July 14th. The Entomological Society of Canada’s Science Policy Committee invites members of the ESC to respond to this survey as individuals focussing on insect biodiversity priorities. Link to the survey:  Minister Guilbeault launches consultations […]

ESC Co-Secretary

The Entomological Society of Canada is looking for a member willing to serve in the position of Co-Secretary, starting in October 2023. The ESC’s two Co-Secretaries share the secretarial duties in support of the President and Board of Directors by: Scheduling meetings of the Executive Council, Board, and the Members, preparing agendas, obtaining reports from […]

Member Survey Request – ICE 2032

Members are encouraged to complete this poll from the International Congress of Entomology Council regarding the timing of the 2032 ICE. https://forms.gle/XzmBpQGXqsD1U5UF9 This link has been verified as legitimate by ESC Executive members.

Student travel grants available for International Congress of Dipterology

The 10th International Congress of Dipterology (ICDX) is being held July 16-21 2023 in Reno, Nevada. Travel grants from the North American Dipterists Society, the Linnaean Society of London, and the Entomological Society of Canada have been made available to support student attendance. Funding from the Entomological Society of Canada will go specifically towards supporting […]

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Volunteer positions with the Entomological Society of Canada Scholarship Fund

Chair of the Fund The Entomological Society of Canada’s Scholarship Fund is seeking to fill the position of Chair of the Fund beginning in January, 2023. The Scholarship Fund is a registered charity in Canada which provides a number of financial awards to university students studying entomology. The duties of this position include chairing meetings […]

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Call for Artists! Boring Art: Celebrating Wood Boring Insects and the Wood They Love

Outsiders and Others is seeking visual artists from Canada and the United States who’s artwork is focused on wood boring insects, wood, and/or the relationship between wood boring insects and wood. This exhibition being presented simultaneously with the Joint American and Canadian Entomological Society Meeting in Vancouver on November 13-16, 2022. How to apply by […]

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Registration for in-person and virtual attendance is available ESC members should have received an Eblast with codes to enter to obtain their membership discount.  If you are a member, but have not received the Eblast, please contact info@esc-sec.ca. To register, go to https://entsoc.org/events/annual-meeting/registration