Botanic Gardens Conservation International
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BGCI News Archives

News archives are sorted by year - use the drop-down to explore.

Publication Year: 
28 Nov : Call for papers and posters for the international symposium "La cartographie de la flore, un outil au service des politiques publiques de la biodiversité"
26 Nov : Hurricane Maria: Naples Botanical Garden aids Puerto Rican park hit by storm
23 Oct : A travel bursary for a student of dendrology or full-time employee to join the IDS tour to Hungary
16 Oct : Education Congress closing remarks
18 Sep : Marsh Christian Awards 2018 awarded to Christian Torres-Santana and Clemmie Borgstein
06 Sep : NMNS Japan International Symposium 2018: Plant Biodiversity Conservation in East and Southeast Asia
29 Aug : BGCI's second technical review now available online!
02 Aug : Online video: Using drones to assist in plant conservation
27 Jul : Major Botanic Garden project initiated in the United Arab Emirates
27 Jul : Marsh Awards for International Plant Conservation and Education in Botanic Gardens- Deadline approaching
26 Jul : BigPicnic Big News: Science cafes #2
10 Jul : The Global Strategy for Plant Conservation – what future?
09 Jul : Baekdudagan National Arboretum
29 Jun : Free online course on aquatic horticulture
10 May : Free Plant Conservation Online Course
07 May : BGCI Launches Accreditation Scheme for Botanic Gardens
26 Apr : Congratulations to Chipper Wichman, recipient of GCA’s Medal of Honor, 2018
26 Apr : Tree planting with schools
16 Apr : New Global Assessment of Orchid Collections
12 Apr : South London Botanical Institute to visit the Botanic Garden of Rome as part of new botanical exchange partnership
12 Apr : Call for Proposals now open for 23rd World Orchid Conference Highlight 'Project Seeding'
11 Apr : 2017 Robert Allerton Award Presented to Dr. David H. Lorence for Extraordinary Contributions in Botany and Horticulture
10 Apr : U.S. Tree Collections and Conservation: 2018 Gap Analyses
05 Apr : One Year On – GlobalTreeSearch
26 Mar : International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition – introductory offer for BGCI members
26 Mar : BGCI's first technical review now available in Spanish
26 Mar : BGCI-Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Grant
13 Mar : BigPicnic Big News: Science cafes
23 Feb : Threatened Plants Photographic Award launched with International Garden Photographer of the Year
22 Feb : Onsite training for LearnToEngage students
14 Feb : 2018 Damage Remediation Grants - Stanley Smith Hort. Trust
14 Feb : bgen Networking Day: Biosecurity
09 Feb : Dr Yong-Shik KIM named as 7th Director of the Chollipo Arboretum Foundation, South Korea
07 Feb : Call for Posters, Student Presentations, and Rapid-Fire Presentations - American Public Garden Association 2018 Conference
07 Feb : Invasive pests are the greatest threat to the survival of the world’s ash species
25 Jan : New paper highlights progress in conservation assessments for plants
24 Jan : Creating an ethnobotanical garden – all you need to know
12 Jan : Chinese Union of Botanical Gardens Quarterly Briefing from October to December in 2017
09 Jan : Qur’anic Botanic Garden Signs MoU with Islamic Culture Foundation
08 Jan : Wanted! Case studies on how your botanic garden has contributed to local society
04 Jan : BGCI needs your help!
04 Jan : Two of the world’s 'tea' species extinct in the wild according to new report