CENTER FOR PLANT CONSERVATION INC
March 29, 2011
The concept of the Center for Plant Conservation is brilliant...harness the expertise residing in botanical gardens to work towards the conservation and preservation of the rare native plants of the U.S.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
the ability to work with federal, state, and local entities to conserve rare plants. The heart of the CPC is a fantastic network of colleagues who are experts in the conservation field and who generously share their expertise in service to the overarching goal of plant conservation.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Elevate the visibility and recognition of the CPC by the general public.
Professional with expertise in this field & I have worked for two botanical gardens, each founding members of the CPC. Through my positions with these gardens and the affiliation with CPC I have worked to restore rare plant species to the wild, build important ex situ conservation collections, and .