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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Simon Chaussé, Contributor
Full name:
Simon Chaussé
City, state, country:
Montréal, Québec, Canada

- Bachelor’s Degree in Biology at UQAM
- DEC with a specialization in bioecology at Cégep de Saint-Laurent.

During his studies, he has held various positions in the agricultural entomology field. In 2013-2014, he worked at the CEROM, contributing to projects led by Geneviève Labrie’s team which focused on the impact of insect pests on field crops and the use of neonicotinoids. In 2015-2016, he joined IRDA’s integrated fruit production team and participated in many pomiculture and small fruits production projects as a research assistant for Gérald Chouinard and Annabelle Firlej. Since autumn 2016, Simon has been a research professional in Josée Boisclair’s team, whose research mainly involves organic vegetable production and entomology.