Environment Canada

Environment Canada

July 12, 2010 12:48 ET

Media Advisory: New BioKits From the Biosphere: Get Out There and See Nature Differently!

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 12, 2010) - Jean Langlais, director of the Biosphère, invites media representatives to the launch and testing of its fun and entertaining biodiversity observation guides, called BioKits.

Created by the Biosphère to celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity, the five Biokit versions—Urban, Nature, City of Montreal, Île Sainte-Hélène and Cap Tourmentewill give everyone in Canada aged 7 to 77 the chance to explore nature differently. 

The BioKits will be tested in the presence of groups of young people.

Event: Launch and testing of BioKits
Date: July 14, 2010
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Biosphère
  160 Chemin Tour-de-l'Isle
  Parc Jean-Drapeau

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Environment Canada
    819-934-8008 or 1-888-908-8008
    Christine Berube
    Senior Communications Advisor
    Biosphere, Environment Canada