Natural history collections, feathers, quills, ivory and bone

The following resources provide information on the care of feathers, quills, horn and other keratinous materials, as well as bone, ivory, shell and natural history collections (taxidermy, mineral specimens, etc.). Resources on health and safety measures for pesticide residues, which are often associated with these types of collections, are also provided.

Preventive conservation guidelines for collections

Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) Notes

Related CCI resources

External links

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