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Protecting Thailand's flora and fauna - The Nation


The Nation
Phi Phi Islands and Maya Bay remain open as Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) begins its annual cycle of temporary closure of national parks next month, which allows for natural rejuvenation during almost ...

Build a biodiversity haven - Delano.lu


Delano.lu
Conservation group Bee Together is calling for volunteers to help prune trees in a bid to make the environment more attractive for fauna. Pollarding, as the method is known, involves cutting back branches on willow trees in Erpeldange-lez-Bous, near ...

Plant Physiology Can Be Deceiving - Canyon News - LA Canyon News


LA Canyon News
Do you know that potatoes are neither tubers nor roots, but modified stems known as 'stolons'? Many seemingly familiar plants can be surprisingly deceptive.

Plant Conservation at the Morton Arboretum

Morton Arboretum, Illinois - United States

Plant conservation at the Morton Arboretum focuses on conserving plant diversity of the Chicago region at the community and species level. Much of this work is with Arboretum Research Associates, as well as with other collaborators. We are interested in the distribution and assemblage of plant communities across the Chicago region, how this vegetation changes over time and how it responds to fire management. We are also interested in plant restoration ecology, including both endangered species and plant communities.

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Collects and studies trees, shrubs, and other plants from around the world; features searchable plant information database, educational programs, gift shop, and membership, employment and volunteer opportunities. Lisle, Illinois, USA.

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Center for Plant Conservation
United States

Collaborative organization dedicated to conserving and restoring the rare native plants of the United States. Includes information on conservation techniques.

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United States

Dedicated to conserving rare plants native to the U.S.

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Center for Biological Diversity. The Native Plant Conservation Campaign (NPCC) is a national network of affiliate native plant societies, botanical gardens, and other plant conservation organizations. We collaborate to exchange information, and create a strong national voice to advocate for native plant species and community conservation through: Equal funding and protection for plants and other species in conservation law and practice; improved

Nature Conservation and Plant Ecology Group
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The NCP performs research and education in the fields of nature conservation, systems ecology and plant population biology, focusing on the interactions between vegetation characteristics and ecosystem dynamics in temperate and boreal regions of the northern hemisphere.

Nature Conservation and Plant Ecology Group
Netherlands

The Nature Conservation and Plant Ecology Group (NCP) performs research and education in the fields of nature conservation, systems ecology and plant population biology, focusing on the interactions between vegetation characteristics and ecosystem dynamics in temperate and boreal regions of the northern hemisphere. The main research fields are biodiversity-ecosystem functioning, the carbon and nutrient economy of ecosystems, community dynamics

Adiantum anceps Maxon & C.V.Morton
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Research to identify native plants that can help solve natural resource problems, including carbon sequestration, erosion reduction, wetland restoration, streambank protection, and coastal dune stabilization.