[SOS-PCA] SURVEY: Plant conservation progress in the U.S.? (fwd)

Olivia Kwong plant at plantconservation.org
Tue Mar 15 08:14:17 CDT 2011

Please pass this along to anyone involved in plant conservation!

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Are we making progress on plant conservation in the United States?

BGCI US and the Plant Conservation Alliance are working to answer this 
question, and we.ve developed a survey that lets everyone involved in 
plant conservation* in the U.S. easily report their efforts and help guide 
future plant conservation activities.  Whether you work at a government 
agency, academic institution, or the private sector, or if you work or 
volunteer at a conservation organization, we want to make sure your 
contributions to conserving America's native plants are counted.

We need your help to make this project a success. Please visit 
https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/NationalFramework to take the survey now.

The survey contains 20 questions, will take 10-15 minutes to complete, and 
will be open until April 30, 2011. Results will be published in a 
freely-available report , and used to measure progress toward the PCA's 
National Framework for Progress in Plant Conservation while helping to 
guide its evolution.  Please see www.bgci.org/usa/PCAProgress for more 
information about this project.

Thank you for your participation!

*For the purposes of this project, plant conservation is broadly defined 
as any activity that helps protect native plants by ensuring that native 
plant populations and their communities are maintained, enhanced, and 
restored. This includes research, monitoring, restoration, management, as 
well as education and outreach.

Andrea T. Kramer, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Botanic Gardens Conservation International U.S.
at Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022     USA

Tel: 1-847-835-6971
Fax: 1-847-835-5484
E-mail: andrea.kramer at bgci.org
Internet: www.bgci.org/usa

Plants for the planet

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