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Botanical garden to keep biodiversity safe - The Hindu


The Hindu
The M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) has re-branded its botanical garden at Puthoorvayal in Wayanad to a biodiversity heritage centre as part of expanding the scope of the facility. The project, inaugurated by M.I. Shanavas, MP, at ...

Botanical garden to be milestone for protecting biodiversity, nature: Mushahidullah - Pakistan Observer


Pakistan Observer
ISLAMABAD : Minister for Climate Change Senator Mushahidullah Khan Thursday said that Botanical Garden, would be set up in the Federal Capital to help protect the biodiversity and nature. The minister expressed these view while inaugurating the ...

New guidelines to mitigate impact of roads, rail on wildlife - Economic Times


Economic Times
The Botanical Survey of India and Zoological Survey of India are mandated with inventorisation and monitoring of flora and fauna of the country, he said. "The Namami Ganage Programme, a flagship programme of the government, is aimed at effective ...

Botanical Liaisons, Inc. - Ethnobotany

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Botanical Liaisons has collaborating relationships on most continents. These collaborations include ethnobotanical research which assists traditional people in finding alternative streams of income or economic botany projects that clarify plant origin, identification for botanical reference materials and sustainable agricultural projects. All areas of research involve maintaining ecological, economical, and cultural diversity through sustainable programs.

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