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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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On Earth Day, Botanic Gardens Need You!

BGCI has teamed up with PlantSnap, the plant identification app, to help members of our botanic garden community that have been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
22 April 2020
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The Critical Importance of the World Biodiversity Forum

BGCI Secretary General, Paul Smith, featured in a video summary of the World Biodiversity Forum.
21 April 2020
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7th Global Botanic Garden Congress Date Changed

Due to the global impacts of COVID-19, we are moving 7GBGC to the Australian spring. Join us in Melbourne, 27 September to 1 October 2021, the perfect time to visit Victoria.
08 March 2021
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IPSN Research Activities Update

The IPSN has been collaborating with Defra and Fera scientists to carry out research activities through the network to address gaps in knowledge around new and emerging plant pests and pathogens listed on the UK risk register.
20 April 2020
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