Investing in Nature Argentina - Conservation Awards announced
23rd February 2005
Awards have been made for the first round of BGCI's Investing in Nature-Argentina Programme Education for Conservation of Native Species Awards. Four botanic gardens have received support to strengthen their contribution to public awareness about plant conservation through the implementation of the International Agenda for Botanic Gardens in Conservation. Focusing on local issues, the projects will develop a range of education activities to promote the sustainable use and conservation of native species. The four botanic gardens are:
Jardín Botánico Selva Misionera, Arboretum de la Facultad de Ciencias Forestales, Universidad Nacional de Misiones, Eldorado, Misiones
Jardín Botánico del Chaco árido, Escuela Media Técnico Agropecuaria (EMETA) Chamical, Chamical, La Rioja.
Jardín Botánico de Córdoba, Municipalidad de Córdoba, Córdoba.
Jardín Botánico Pillahuinco, Parque Provincial "Ernesto Tornquist" - Universidad Nacional del Sur, Buenos Aires.
21st May 2013
10th May 2013
1st May 2013
26th April 2013
25th April 2013