On the morning of March 7th, 2016, Mr. Yan Hongming, director of Zhejiang Museum of Natural History (ZMNH), Dr. Chen Shuihua, vice curator of ZMNH, and Mr. Fan ZHongyong, dean of the department of Life Science paid a visit to Mr. Kenneth E. Behring, chairman of the Global Health and Education Foundation. The two parts made exchanges about the Behring Hall Exhibition condition in ZMNH, Behring District in the new museum park, and Mr. Behring’s donation of the world wildlife.
There are about 130 wildlife specimens from Africa and North America donated by Mr. Behring that have arrived at the museum in Westlake Cultural Plaza. It is expected to be open to the public in mid-June, 2016. The display outline of the Behring District Exhibition in the core region of the new museum in Anji county has passed the expert evaluation, and it is in the course of designing at present. Mr. Behring showed his key concern on the construction of the Behring Hall in the two places, gave high praise on the preparation work of ZMNH, and showed his willingness to expand the donation to meet the development of the ZMNH undertaking.