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Conserving Biodiversity on a Rapidly Changing Planet and the Critical Role of Gardens

Earth has daunting climatic and socioeconomic challenges. Gardens wish to do their part in preserving biodiversity, but best practices are essential when working with and protecting wild populations.

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9/24/16
Collecting for Collections: The Public Garden Role in Tree Gene Conservation

Arboreta and gardens have an ability to fill an important role in germplasm conservation by participating in ex situ collections. Globally, trees are facing a human-driven mass extinction, and our native flora

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9/24/16
Supporting School Gardens: Maximum Impact, Minimal Input

School gardens are growing across the country. How can garden professionals support these efforts in a meaningful and sustainable way? After all, most of us have our own properties to look after.

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9/24/16
Host & Conduct a Successful Red List Workshop: Case Studies & Lessons Learned

This 60-minute panel will provide an opportunity to learn how to successfully host and conduct a Red List workshop.

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9/24/16
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Pollinator Research: Powell Gardens

Powell Gardens in Kansas City works with the recovery plan for federally endangered Asclepias meadii in Missouri.

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7/1/16
Botanic Gardens Conservation International Global Strategy for Plant Conservation

The Global Strategy for Plant Conservation includes five objectives and 16 targets for plant conservation to be achieved by 2020.

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11/4/15
Adkins Arboretum Natural Areas Management Plan 2011

Adkins Arboretum’s mission is to promote the appreciation and conservation of
the native plants of the Delmarva Peninsula. The Arboretum’s diverse setting of

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11/4/15
Pollinator Conservation

The Xerces Society advocates for invertebrates, including pollinators, as a necessary part of a healthy ecosystem.

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11/1/15
Wetland Restoration

With changes in precipitation, drought, pollution, and increased severe weather, global change is altering vital wetland habitats, and threatening the survival of rare plants that depend on them.

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10/27/15

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