Botanic Gardens Reaffirm Conservation Commitments
2 October 2006
EuroGard IV, the 4th European Botanic Gardens Congress was held in Prague – Průhonice, Czech Republic, from 18-22 September, 2006, hosted by Prague Botanic Garden and the Czech Botanic Garden Union, in cooperation with the Silva Tarouca Research Institute for Landscape and Ornamental Gardening, the BGCI/IABG European Botanic Gardens Consortium, Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) and the International Association of Botanic Gardens (IABG).
The Proceedings are now available on this website.
Visits to the Prague Botanical Garden, (including it's fascinating Fata Morgana Tropical Greenhouse), the Dendrological Garden in Pruhonice, and the Botany Department of the Academy of Science in the wonderful castle and grounds of the Pruhonice Park, inspired delegates and gave opportunity for conversation and the exchange of ideas.
The Resolutions emerging from the Congress focus on:
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The Contribution of Botanical Gardens to Ecological Restoration and Restoring Natural Capital, Public Symposium, 16th July 2014, Missouri Botanical Garden
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International Agenda for Botanic Gardens in Conservation
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