Botanic Gardens Conservation International
BGCI provides a global voice for all botanic gardens, championing and celebrating their inspiring work. We are the world's largest plant conservation network, open to all. Join us in helping to save the world's threatened plants.

Contact BGCI U.S.

BGCI U.S. offices are supported by the Chicago Botanic Garden.



BGCI U.S. staff are based in southern California.

 Huntington Botanical GardensAbby Meyer, Executive Director
 Botanic Gardens Conservation International U.S.
Office hosted at:
Huntington Botanical Gardens
1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108

(c) 308-293-1782
Abby facilitates public garden plant conservation efforts by improving BGCI's data services and increasing awareness of the resources available to living collections. Prior to joining BGCI U.S., Abby completed the Longwood Graduate Program at Longwood Gardens and the University of Delaware, and worked as a Putnam Research Fellow at the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. Abby's office is based in southern California. She currently serves on the Board of the Magnolia Society International, recruits for the Plant Collections Network, advises graduate student research, and facilitates Earthwatch Expeditions for teens to assist with conservation research.