Doing Our Part for the Drought

Dear Garden Family, There has been a major change in the administration of the Garden; namely, as of October 16, Eric Siegel has moved from the Garden to work on special projects for the UC Berkeley Campus and I have been asked to return as Interim Director through the remainder of the current academic year…

The Garden has a tripartite mission:  research, education, and conservation.  I have spent many years working with botanists at the NY Botanical Garden to support their global research agenda, and engaged closely with the NYBG Herbarium to support that collection of several million dried plant specimens that are critical to botanical research, from genetic studies…

  Inaugural blog posts are like starting a new diary. We swear that we will make entries every day only to find the diary ten years later with a few pages filled in…the Internet is littered with various blogs I have started! But there is so much to talk about at the UC Botanical Garden…

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