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  1. Botanic Gardens

    Training course on Modern Plant Conservation Techniques in Fiji

    A training course in modern plant conservation techniques was held in Fiji from 4-8 April. The course was delivered by BGCI, in partnership with the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg...
    A training course in modern plant conservation techniques was held in Fiji from 4-8 April. The course was delivered by BGCI, in partnership with the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU), German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) and Chicago Botanic Garden...
    A training course in modern plant conservation techniques was held in Fiji from 4-8 April. The course was delivered by BGCI, in partnership with the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU), German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity...
    A training course in modern plant conservation techniques was held in Fiji from 4-8 April. The course was delivered by BGCI, in partnership with the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg...
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    Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden becomes a BGCI Patron Member

    BGCI is delighted to welcome Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) as a new Patron Member.Continue reading...
    BGCI is delighted to welcome Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) as a new Patron Member.Continue reading...
    BGCI is delighted to welcome Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) as a new Patron Member.Continue reading...
    BGCI is delighted to welcome Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) as a new Patron Member.Continue reading...
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  3. Botanic Gardens

    “精致园艺、美丽家园”2016上海(国际)花展正式开幕

    由中国公园协会和上海市绿化和市容管理局共同主办,BGCI作为该花展的特别支持单位之一,上海植物园作为承办单位的“2016上海(国际)花展”于3月25日上午正式开幕。Continue reading...
    由中国公园协会和上海市绿化和市容管理局共同主办,BGCI作为该花展的特别支持单位之一,上海植物园作为承办单位的“2016上海(国际)花展”于3月25日上午正式开幕。Continue reading...
    由中国公园协会和上海市绿化和市容管理局共同主办,BGCI作为该花展的特别支持单位之一,上海植物园作为承办单位的“2016上海(国际)花展”于3月25日上午正式开幕。Continue reading...
    由中国公园协会和上海市绿化和市容管理局共同主办,BGCI作为该花展的特别支持单位之一,上海植物园作为承办单位的“2016上海(国际)花展”于3月25日上午正式开幕。Continue reading...
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  4. Botanic Gardens

    Center for Plant Conservation and San Diego Zoo Global Announce New Partnership

    Trustees and executive leadership of the Center for Plant Conservation (CPC), formerly based in St. Louis, and San Diego Zoo Global leaders met Jan. 29 in San Diego to announce a new partnership...
    Trustees and executive leadership of the Center for Plant Conservation (CPC), formerly based in St. Louis, and San Diego Zoo Global leaders met Jan. 29 in San Diego to announce a new partnership that will significantly enhance the efforts of both institutions to preserve the plants of the...
    Trustees and executive leadership of the Center for Plant Conservation (CPC), formerly based in St. Louis, and San Diego Zoo Global leaders met Jan. 29 in San Diego to announce a new partnership that will significantly enhance the efforts of both...
    Trustees and executive leadership of the Center for Plant Conservation (CPC), formerly based in St. Louis, and San Diego Zoo Global leaders met Jan. 29 in San Diego to announce a new partnership...
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    BGCI and RBGE support conservation of Bhutan's Sacred Cypress

    BGCI is supporting a team from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) to work with local officials in Bhutan’s Dangchu Valley to help develop and implement an integrated conservation programme...
    BGCI is supporting a team from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) to work with local officials in Bhutan’s Dangchu Valley to help develop and implement an integrated conservation programme for the Tsenden, Bhutan’s national tree:Continue reading...
    BGCI is supporting a team from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) to work with local officials in Bhutan’s Dangchu Valley to help develop and implement an integrated conservation programme for the Tsenden, Bhutan’s national tree:Continue...
    BGCI is supporting a team from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) to work with local officials in Bhutan’s Dangchu Valley to help develop and implement an integrated conservation programme...
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  6. Botanic Gardens

    Building Capacity for Forest Restoration in East Africa

    On International Day of Forests, we celebrate the contribution of BGCI and botanic gardens to forest restoration. Last week we held a training course on forest restoration at Brackenhurst Botanic...
    On International Day of Forests, we celebrate the contribution of BGCI and botanic gardens to forest restoration. Last week we held a training course on forest restoration at Brackenhurst Botanic Garden in Kenya.Continue reading...
    On International Day of Forests, we celebrate the contribution of BGCI and botanic gardens to forest restoration. Last week we held a training course on forest restoration at Brackenhurst Botanic Garden in Kenya.Continue reading...
    On International Day of Forests, we celebrate the contribution of BGCI and botanic gardens to forest restoration. Last week we held a training course on forest restoration at Brackenhurst Botanic...
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  7. Botanic Gardens

    Half of the world’s magnificent magnolias are threatened with extinction

    The Global Tree Assessment's latest Red List publication highlights the startling truth that nearly half of the magnolia species are threatened with extinction in the wild.Continue reading...
    The Global Tree Assessment's latest Red List publication highlights the startling truth that nearly half of the magnolia species are threatened with extinction in the wild.Continue reading...
    The Global Tree Assessment's latest Red List publication highlights the startling truth that nearly half of the magnolia species are threatened with extinction in the wild.Continue reading...
    The Global Tree Assessment's latest Red List publication highlights the startling truth that nearly half of the magnolia species are threatened with extinction in the wild.Continue reading...
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  8. Botanic Gardens

    Botanic gardens and CITES

    BGCI is conducting a survey on CITES activities in botanic gardens. Complete our short survey by 25 March, 2016Continue reading...
    BGCI is conducting a survey on CITES activities in botanic gardens. Complete our short survey by 25 March, 2016Continue reading...
    BGCI is conducting a survey on CITES activities in botanic gardens. Complete our short survey by 25 March, 2016Continue reading...
    BGCI is conducting a survey on CITES activities in botanic gardens. Complete our short survey by 25 March, 2016Continue reading...
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  9. Botanic Gardens

    BGCI publishes the first Global Survey ex situ of Ebony Collections

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  10. Botanic Gardens

    Let Grow Campaign's website launch

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  11. Botanic Gardens

    £200k funding for Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh to save Tanzanian forests

    Do you mean the EU/ACP agreement (which allows developing countries to import manufactured goods, raw materials, foods etc into the EU free of all taxes except local GST/VAT) or do you mean that...
    Do you mean the EU/ACP agreement (which allows developing countries to import manufactured goods, raw materials, foods etc into the EU free of all taxes except local GST/VAT) or do you mean that we scrap GST/VAT on these imports as well? If we vote to leave the EU we'll need to put our own...
    Do you mean the EU/ACP agreement (which allows developing countries to import manufactured goods, raw materials, foods etc into the EU free of all taxes except local GST/VAT) or do you mean that we scrap GST/VAT on these imports as well? If we...
    Do you mean the EU/ACP agreement (which allows developing countries to import manufactured goods, raw materials, foods etc into the EU free of all taxes except local GST/VAT) or do you mean that...
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  12. Botanic Gardens

    BGCI International Advisory Council meeting announced for May

    BGCI's International Advisory Council will meet in London on 25th May at BGCI headquarters.Continue reading...
    BGCI's International Advisory Council will meet in London on 25th May at BGCI headquarters.Continue reading...
    BGCI's International Advisory Council will meet in London on 25th May at BGCI headquarters.Continue reading...
    BGCI's International Advisory Council will meet in London on 25th May at BGCI headquarters.Continue reading...
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  13. Botanic Gardens

    First Technical Training for Species with Extremely Small Populations Held in Yunnan Province

    Sponsored by the Forestry Department of Yunnan Province, organized by Yunnan Academy of Forestry and Yunnan Green Environment development Foundation, the first technical training course for...
    Sponsored by the Forestry Department of Yunnan Province, organized by Yunnan Academy of Forestry and Yunnan Green Environment development Foundation, the first technical training course for Species with Extremely Small Populations in China was held in Kunming on 3rd and 4th December...
    Sponsored by the Forestry Department of Yunnan Province, organized by Yunnan Academy of Forestry and Yunnan Green Environment development Foundation, the first technical training course for Species with Extremely Small Populations in China was...
    Sponsored by the Forestry Department of Yunnan Province, organized by Yunnan Academy of Forestry and Yunnan Green Environment development Foundation, the first technical training course for...
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  14. Botanic Gardens

    More than 180 new plant species discovered by Missouri scientists in 2015

    Scientists at the Missouri Botanical Garden discovered more than 180 new species of plants in 2015, a number which will likely represent approximately 10 percent of all new species discovered in...
    Scientists at the Missouri Botanical Garden discovered more than 180 new species of plants in 2015, a number which will likely represent approximately 10 percent of all new species discovered in the world last year.Continue reading...
    Scientists at the Missouri Botanical Garden discovered more than 180 new species of plants in 2015, a number which will likely represent approximately 10 percent of all new species discovered in the world last year.Continue reading...
    Scientists at the Missouri Botanical Garden discovered more than 180 new species of plants in 2015, a number which will likely represent approximately 10 percent of all new species discovered in...
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  15. Botanic Gardens

    Agapanthus Gall Midge Survey in collaboration with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS)

    The IPSN is running a survey for the Agapanthus Gall Midge to determine the worldwide distribution of the Agapanthus gall midge and to collect information on the biology and lifecycle of the...
    The IPSN is running a survey for the Agapanthus Gall Midge to determine the worldwide distribution of the Agapanthus gall midge and to collect information on the biology and lifecycle of the midge. It is looking for gardens with Agapanthus in their collections to participate.Continue reading...
    The IPSN is running a survey for the Agapanthus Gall Midge to determine the worldwide distribution of the Agapanthus gall midge and to collect information on the biology and lifecycle of the midge. It is looking for gardens with Agapanthus in...
    The IPSN is running a survey for the Agapanthus Gall Midge to determine the worldwide distribution of the Agapanthus gall midge and to collect information on the biology and lifecycle of the...
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  16. Botanic Gardens

    New Ex situ Cycad Guide published

    BGCI US has published an ex situ Cycad collection guide that provides an overview of cycad conservation worldwide and guidance on developing ex situ collections to support cycad conservation...
    BGCI US has published an ex situ Cycad collection guide that provides an overview of cycad conservation worldwide and guidance on developing ex situ collections to support cycad conservation needs.Continue reading...
    BGCI US has published an ex situ Cycad collection guide that provides an overview of cycad conservation worldwide and guidance on developing ex situ collections to support cycad conservation needs.Continue reading...
    BGCI US has published an ex situ Cycad collection guide that provides an overview of cycad conservation worldwide and guidance on developing ex situ collections to support cycad conservation...
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    Does your garden have any species of Magnolias? We need your help!

    BGCI is conducting an analysis of ex situ collections of Magnoliaceae taxa using information held in our PlantSearch database. If your garden has a Magnoliaceae collection, we need your...
    BGCI is conducting an analysis of ex situ collections of Magnoliaceae taxa using information held in our PlantSearch database. If your garden has a Magnoliaceae collection, we need your help!Continue reading...
    BGCI is conducting an analysis of ex situ collections of Magnoliaceae taxa using information held in our PlantSearch database. If your garden has a Magnoliaceae collection, we need your help!Continue reading...
    BGCI is conducting an analysis of ex situ collections of Magnoliaceae taxa using information held in our PlantSearch database. If your garden has a Magnoliaceae collection, we need your...
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  18. Botanic Gardens

    £12,000 raised for tree conservation through the Big Give Christmas Challenge

    Many thanks to all our supporters who helped us to raise over £12,000 through the Big Give Christmas Challenge! This year funds raised by BGCI will be used to support the Global Trees Campaign’s...
    Many thanks to all our supporters who helped us to raise over £12,000 through the Big Give Christmas Challenge! This year funds raised by BGCI will be used to support the Global Trees Campaign’s Zero Tree Extinctions project.Continue reading...
    Many thanks to all our supporters who helped us to raise over £12,000 through the Big Give Christmas Challenge! This year funds raised by BGCI will be used to support the Global Trees Campaign’s Zero Tree Extinctions project.Continue reading...
    Many thanks to all our supporters who helped us to raise over £12,000 through the Big Give Christmas Challenge! This year funds raised by BGCI will be used to support the Global Trees Campaign’s...
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  19. Botanic Gardens

    Plantas de la Isla de Puerto Rico

    Una nueva página de Internet de The Institute for Regional Conservation (IRC), acerca de las plantas nativas e introducidas de la isla de Puerto Rico será lanzada hoy.Continue reading...
    Una nueva página de Internet de The Institute for Regional Conservation (IRC), acerca de las plantas nativas e introducidas de la isla de Puerto Rico será lanzada hoy.Continue reading...
    Una nueva página de Internet de The Institute for Regional Conservation (IRC), acerca de las plantas nativas e introducidas de la isla de Puerto Rico será lanzada hoy.Continue reading...
    Una nueva página de Internet de The Institute for Regional Conservation (IRC), acerca de las plantas nativas e introducidas de la isla de Puerto Rico será lanzada hoy.Continue reading...
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    Promoting the conservation of threatened Heliconia species

    The Heliconia Society International is using BGCI's PlantSearch database to identify threatened Zingiberales species that are not yet conserved in ex situ collections.Continue reading...
    The Heliconia Society International is using BGCI's PlantSearch database to identify threatened Zingiberales species that are not yet conserved in ex situ collections.Continue reading...
    The Heliconia Society International is using BGCI's PlantSearch database to identify threatened Zingiberales species that are not yet conserved in ex situ collections.Continue reading...
    The Heliconia Society International is using BGCI's PlantSearch database to identify threatened Zingiberales species that are not yet conserved in ex situ collections.Continue reading...
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