The logo of the tercentenary is based on a picture that was painted by the leading botanical artist of his day, Georg Dilnys Ehret. The painting illustrates Class 10 of the sexual system.
The Linnaeus Celebration
Carl Linnaeus
Science & Research
School Activities
Public Education

Linnaeus School, 2007

Schools that work actively using Linnaeus as a starting point for developing education in the natural sciences can be awarded status as a Linnaeus School , 2007. More information about this will be available during the spring of 2006 from the websites of the Swedish Centre for School Biology and Biotechnology andThe Swedish National Agency for School Improvement.

Information and contact details
Schools will be informed about the Linnaeus Schools Project during 2006, starting in the latter part of the spring (preliminary date is March). Material for schools (both printed and Internet-based) will be available at the end of 2006.

All information on this web site is from the Linnaeus Tercentenary year of 2007 and has not been updated since. If using texts from this web site, please refer to Linnaeus2007 as the source.
Use of pictures from sit web site is not allowed.

Foto: Britt-Marie Lidesten