The Biology of Newfoundland and Labrador Symbols
Like all of the provinces of Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador has various symbols. Many of these have links to Biology. The pages here will feature short articles by our Biology Reports that give some biological insight on these symbols! These articles are still in progress, so check back often!
Provincial Flower: Pitcher Plant
Provincial Bird: Atlantic Puffin
Provincial Animals: Newfoundland dog and Newfoundland pony
Provincial Game Bird: Partridge/ptarmigan
Provincial Tree: Black spruce
Provincial Lichens (Unofficial): Newfoundland reindeer lichen and Labrador cup lichen