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Prairie butterfly atlas
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Joining or Donating to the TEA

Anyone with an interest in insects is encouraged to join the Toronto Entomologists' Association. Dues for the year (Aug. 1 to July 31) are as follows:

Individual -- $30; Student -- free (Association finances permitting -- beyond that, a charge of $20 will apply); Family -- $35.

Benefits from a T.E.A. membership include:

  • 3 issues per year of our newsletter Ontario Insects
  • annual seasonal summary Ontario Lepidoptera
  • our monthly meetings in Toronto September-April, for those living close enough to attend
  • knowledge that you are supporting the work of the TEA involving insects, including the Ontario Butterfly Atlas and Ontario Moth Atlas websites
  • ability to join the TEA's Ontario government permit to raise monarchs and swallowtails

Members have a choice as to whether they prefer to receive the newsletter and seasonal summary publications in paper or electronically.

Payment may be made by cheque or by email (through an Interac e-transfer to crickard@sympatico.ca). The latter option usually involves an Interac fee of $1.50, although the service packages of some banks may make this free -- ask your bank.

To join:

Use our printer friendly Membership Form; download the membership application in Word format; or email the TEA treasurer, Chris Rickard, at crickard@sympatico.ca.

To donate:

Send the funds to our Treasurer using the cheque or Interac e-transfer options above, and we will send you a donation receipt.