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Urban Agriculture Resilience Program

The United States Botanic Garden and the American Public Gardens Association are partnering to offer immediate support to established urban agriculture, community gardening, and other food-growing programs at public gardens affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
18 May 2020
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Science and Actions for Species Protection: Noah's Arks for the 21st Century

A new book published by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences highlights the roles of botanic gardens in saving species.
13 May 2020
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Latest Issues Of Roots Now Available

The latest issue of Roots focuses on pollination and botanic gardens and is available to download.
12 May 2020
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Marie Selby Botanical Gardens adopts Historic Spanish Point

Now operating two companion campuses, Selby Gardens will provide waterfront sanctuaries connecting people with air plants of the world, native nature, and regional history.
12 May 2020
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Contribute to Nature Map

The Nature Map project has developed a set of integrated global maps on biodiversity and ecosystems services, including carbon storage, based on the best available scientific data.
30 April 2020
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Study Helps Botanic Gardens and Arboreta Meet Conservation Goals

In a groundbreaking study, a team led by The Morton Arboretum evaluated five genera spanning the plant tree of life to understand how much genetic diversity currently exists in collections in botanical gardens and arboreta worldwide.
30 April 2020
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