• Slide One

    The Mayflower (Epigea repens)

    Nova Scotia's provincial flower, and emblem for the Centre.

  • Slide Two

    Over 200,000 specimens

    Cultivating the largest collection of its kind in Atlantic Canada. 

  • Dutchman's breeches (Dicentra cucullaria)

    Documenting the Acadian Forest Region's rich biodiversity.

  • Old Growth Acadian Forest

    Helping biodiversity conservation efforts throughout the region.

  • A team of experts

    Thriving with contributions from volunteers, students, and many partners.

  • Powdered fringe lichen (Heterodermia speciosa)

    Adding to our collective knowledge of biodiversity in the region.

  • New and exciting finds

    Collecting in the most diverse and often threatened ecosystems.

  • Wild Leek (Allium tricoccum)

    Providing a library of information on the region's plants and fungi. 

  • Saltmarsh research

    Promoting research in the Acadian Forest Region.