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One World Conservation Center (formerly New England Tropical Conservatory)

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United States of America - Vermont - Bennington

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International Agenda Registration: Yes

BGCI Member: No

About the One World Conservation Center (formerly New England Tropical Conservatory)

NETC serves the botanical research community, students, and the general public in New England and adjacent states. Its home base, Bennington, Vermont, is well situated to reach this public. Fifteen colleges are located within 60 miles of Bennington. As the “Gateway to Vermont,” Bennington is easily accessible to visitors from the south and west. Vermont is also a good place for environmental education. Its woodlands and fields and its policies for land conservation are consistent with our mission.

Main Address:
One World Conservation Center (formerly New England Tropical Conservatory)
413 South Street
P.O. Box 4715
Vermont 05201 United States of America

Telephone: (802) 447-7419
Fax: (802) 447-1101
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Holly Betit, Director
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1991
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 39 Hectares
    Latitude: 42.9157300
    Longitude: -73.2462620
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Tropical plants, ornamentals.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes