Biodiversity Knowledge and Innovation Network
The Biodiversity Knowledge and Innovation Network (BKIN) was established in response to a recommendation by representatives of governments, universities, zoological and botanical gardens, museums, environmental and wildlife nongovernmental organizations, aboriginal groups and sectoral and high-technology industries at the Canadian Biodiversity Network Conference held in March 2001 in Ottawa. This conference was held to develop a national strategic approach for a biodiversity knowledge network in Canada. To get the full report, please contact us.
Participants in Biodiversity Knowledge and Innovation Network
Participants in BKIN include the following organizations, which were represented on the steering committee for the Canadian Biodiversity Network Conference, March 1-4, 2001.
- Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
- Biodiversity Convention Office, Environment Canada
- Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance
- Canadian Biodiversity Information Network, Environment Canada
- Canadian Federation of Agriculture
- Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada
- Canadian Information System for the Environment, Environment Canada
- Canadian Museum of Nature
- Canadian Nature Federation
- Canadian Wildlife Service, Environment Canada
- Dow AgroSciences Canada
- Ducks Unlimited Canada
- Ecological Monitoring and Assessment Network, Environment Canada
- Elanco Animal Health
- Eskimo Lakes Inc.
- Fisheries and Oceans Canada
- Goodfellow Agricola Consultants Inc.
- Miistakis Institute for the Rockies
- Ministère de l'Environnement du Québec
- Montréal Botanical Garden
- National Research Council Canada
- The Nature Conservancy of Canada
- NatureServe Canada
- Parks Canada, Canadian Heritage
- Royal Ontario Museum
- Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity
- Texar Corporation
- University of Alberta
- University of British Columbia, Zoology Department
- University of Calgary
- University of Guelph, Department of Computing and Information Science
- Wildlife Habitat Canada
- World Wildlife Fund Canada
For more about the purpose, structure, and operations of BKIN, please see Reports and publications.
For more information about the Canadian Biodiversity Network Conference, March 1-4, 2001, visit the conference web site.
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