TITLE

Blueprint for conserving plant diversity

AUTHOR(S)
Mlot, Christine
PUB. DATE
June 1989
SOURCE
BioScience;Jun89, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p364
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses conservation efforts to establish a living collection of rare and endangered plants in botanical gardens. Number of plant species known to be endangered in the world and in the United States according to the World Conservation Monitoring Centre of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources; Impact of global climate change on the policy of collecting rare and endangered plants; Discussion of the best methods to preserving population and species diversity.
ACCESSION #
8908070973

 

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