Contact your elected representatives and let them know how you feel about plants, our web of life, and the ecosystem services we all depend upon:

  • Ask them to cosponsor H.R. 1572 The Botanical Sciences and Native Plant Materials Research, Restoration, and Promotion Act aka “ the Botany Bill”. The bill provides improved funding and staffing for federal botany programs and the National Seed Strategy.
  • Read a summary of the bill attached below. 
  • Read the full text of the bill at the bill at

Learn more about what you can do to speak out for plants and how to contact local representatives here: