ICOM-CC Natural History Collections Working Group
March 27, 2012
The Natural History Collections Working Group (NHWG) invites submissions for its latest annual newsletter (Issue No. 17).
Contributions should explore issues relating to the conservation of Natural History collections. This may include, but is not limited to topics from zoology, botany, entomology, mineralogy and/or palaeontology. Solutions for a range of issues with materials in natural history conservation are encouraged, including verdigris, wet collections, pesticides, repatriation, storage and packaging, security, and preventive conservation.
Papers highlighting ethical issues and collaborative research are also encouraged.
Please email abstracts of no more than 200 words by Tuesday May 15th, 2012, to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please ensure the names, addresses and emails of all authors are included, and indicate whom the main contact and speaker(s) will be.