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Millennium Seed Bank Project

Epsom - United Kingdom

International collaborative conservation initiative to protect plant species against extinction. Includes resources for developing techniques for processing, testing and banking for partners, housed in West Sussex, for the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK.

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    Kew Millennium Seed Bank Partnership Is Saving Plants For Our Future
    Kew's Millennium Seed Bank partnership is the largest global plant conservation project in the world. We save plant life faced with the threat of extinction and plants of most use for the future.

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