The ANPC marks its 21st year in 2012. To celebrate the occasion, the 9th ANPC National Conference will:
- review and highlight plant conservation achievements in Australia over the last two decades;
- evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of our existing approaches to plant conservation;
- highlight current major issues facing plant conservation in Australia; and
- identify plant conservation directions in Australia for the coming decades.
- Conservation policy
- Plant conservation strategies
- Vegetation, soil and water context
- Ecological restoration
- Role of the NGO sector
The conference will include invited key note papers, contributed papers, posters and workshops, as well as field trips in the ACT region to examine on-ground plant conservation activities.
Registration for the conference will open in mid April 2012. To register an interest in attending the conference or presenting a paper, poster or workshop, please contact the ANPC.
Further information available from the conference website.