Monthly Archive: April 2013

First National Meeting of Canada’s Marine Animal Emergency Response Networks 0

First National Meeting of Canada’s Marine Animal Emergency Response Networks

Thirty people from across the country, representing the four major marine animal emergency response networks (Newfoundland & Labrador, the Maritime Provinces, Quebec and BC), the federal government (Fisheries and Oceans Canada and Parks Canada) and the...

New Publication: Capacity Development for Wildlife Health Management in Low and Middle Income Countries 0

New Publication: Capacity Development for Wildlife Health Management in Low and Middle Income Countries

At its annual scientific meeting in Lyon, France, in 2012, the Wildlife Disease Association and several partner organizations presented a workshop on capacity development in wildlife health management. It consisted of presentations, table-top exercises...

Documentary about West Nile Virus in Québec 0

Documentary about West Nile Virus in Québec

Recently, Télé-Québec aired a documentary (french) on the occurrence of West Nile Virus in  the province in 2012.  This video features an interview with CCWHC pathologist André Dallaire.  During this segment, he talks about his experience working...

Quebec wildlife health in the Journal of Wildlife Diseases 0

Quebec wildlife health in the Journal of Wildlife Diseases

The last issue of the Journal of Wildlife Diseases features the results of three research projects conducted on wildlife populations in the province of Quebec. Julien Mainguy et al. published the results of a...