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BGCI News Archives

News archives are sorted by year - use the drop-down to explore.

Publication Year: 
19 Dec : Reviewing conifer conservation
19 Dec : Museums Advocacy Day in the U.S.
18 Dec : The IPSN EUPRESCO Partners ‘Kick-Off’ Meeting
11 Dec : BGCI's highlights for 2013
02 Dec : 3rd Science in Botanic Gardens Congress to be held in Gran Canaria, April 1-4, 2014
05 Nov : IPSN Launch at the 5th Global Botanic Gardens Congress
21 Oct : 5th Global Botanic Gardens Congress - a great success
18 Oct : ‘Sentinel’ plants to serve on front line against pests and diseases
15 Oct : World Food Day - the role of botanic gardens and food security
11 Oct : What are the 'hot topics' for 5GBGC?
08 Oct : 5GBGC - latest news
08 Oct : Special invitation for those at the ICOM New Zealand/BGCI conferences
01 Oct : Dr. Jane M. Bowles
18 Sep : European zoos publish plant conservation strategy 2013-2016
18 Sep : Big ambitions for Haitian botanic garden
18 Sep : Brooklyn Botanic Garden Awarded IMLS Grant
18 Sep : Queen Máxima opens renovated tropical greenhouse at Hortus botanicus Leiden
10 Sep : Call for Applications - 2014 Conservation Leadership Programme Awards
10 Sep : ICOM holds inaugural Conference in Dunedin in collaboration with BGCI
09 Sep : Update on BGCI US
02 Sep : Botanic garden world will unite at 5GBGC / 6BGANZ Congress
28 Aug : Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden becomes BGCI's latest patron member
28 Aug : Brooklyn Botanic Garden suspends research programs pending herbarium move
22 Aug : RBGE Regius Keeper Bound For Pastures New
19 Aug : Plant conservation strategy for the Caucasus published
22 Jul : Photography for ecological restoration
04 Jul : Barn-raising at Harcourt Arboretum
02 Jul : World’s oldest and largest species in decline
26 Jun : Global action plan for the conservation of Zelkova species published
26 Jun : Piano burning spectacle highlights loss of rare trees
13 Jun : BBG native flora garden expansion now open to the public
08 Jun : Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Announces New Executive Director
28 May : Generous donation from The Morton Arboretum
21 May : BGCI Secretary General honoured
10 May : Plant Conservation Day and Second International Fascination of Plants Day – 18th May 2013
01 May : BGCI survey: Botanic gardens and food security
26 Apr : Happy Arbor Day!
25 Apr : International Rhododendron Experts Meet to Develop an Action Plan for Threatened Species
23 Apr : Taiwan Forestry Bureau presents annual grant to BGCI
18 Apr : International Rhododendron experts meet in Edinburgh
12 Apr : Haiti’s reforestation plans – hope to people and rare plants
10 Apr : WWT - IUCN partnership will help plants and wetlands
04 Apr : GSPC workshop held in Singapore
04 Apr : Singapore gardens aim for UNESCO heritage status
22 Mar : Gardening in a changing climate – A new public survey by the Royal Horticultural Society and the University of Reading
25 Feb : Lottery boosts Dutch botanic gardens
16 Jan : The Kew International Diploma Course in Botanic Garden Management 1 July – 23 August 2013.