Ethnobotanists call for global program to save endangered plants

05/20/2013 |

A gap between ethnobotanists and government policymakers is threatening plants important to medicine, nutrition and cultural heritage, observers say. Scientists, who met recently at the Missouri Botanical Garden, said some plant species needed for food and other uses are nearing extinction and a worldwide program is needed to identify and preserve them.

View Full Article in:

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Emerson Academy of Dayton
National Heritage Academies
Dayton, OH
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC