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1954 New Tree Assessments on the IUCN Red List

On Thursday 9th July, the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species was updated to include an additional 1,954 tree species. This is the penultimate update to the IUCN Red in 2020 and brings the total of tree assessments on the IUCN Red List to 23,491 or 39% of tree diversity.
13 July 2020
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2020 Marsh Awards Call for Nominations

BGCI announces call for nominations for the 2020 Marsh Awards. Deadline for nominations extended to 20 July 2020.
07 July 2020
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How the Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney are Using Podcasting to Interest People in Gardening

BGCI highlights Branch Out, a podcast by BGCI Patron Member the Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust Sydney.
23 June 2020
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Kick-off Meeting for the U.S. Region of the Global Conservation Consortium for Oak

The Morton Arboretum and BGCI hosted a very productive kick-off meeting for the U.S. Region of the Global Conservation Consortium for Oak (GCCO), a coordinated and collaborative network working to prevent the extinction of the world’s oak species.
22 June 2020
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North American BGCI Members Majority of USA Today 2020 Best Botanical Garden

Help our North American BGCI Members win Best Botanical Garden 2020.
22 June 2020
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Fraxinus Collections in Eastern European Gardens

The IPSN is involved in a new project to monitor for the Emerald Ash Borer in eastern European countries.
19 June 2020
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