|The organising committee is calling for abstracts for our 13th Australasian Plant Conservation Conference to be held in Albury, NSW next April. This is the premier event in Australia to discuss native plant conservation issues. The overall theme is ‘Seeds to recovery’. We are seeking abstracts for both presentations and posters which fit within one of the 4 sub-themes:
2. Bushfire recovery
3. Conservation/threatened species and communities
4. Engaging people with conservation & restoration
We are also seeking abstracts for shorter presentations (5 – 10mins TBC) on three workshop topics.Please visit our conference website to download the submission form. Abstract submission closes 4 February 2022.
|As the end of the year approaches the ANPC will be sending out membership renewal reminders to our members. Please note there is now a direct debit function to keep your membership current. If you are thinking of joining the ANPC now is the perfect time!
Members receive the following benefits:
We are also excited to be sending out a 2022 calendar with our 30th Anniversary edition of Australasian Plant Conservation. Be sure to renew your membership before 31 December 2021 to receive this free gift.
The Annual General Meeting of the Australian Network for Plant Conservation Inc. will be held on Wednesday 17 November 2021, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (Australian Eastern Daylight Time) via Zoom. All current ANPC members are encouraged to attend in a voting capacity to ensure we reach a quorum, and to hear about what the ANPC has achieved over the last year. This includes individual members and representatives of organisational members. Please RSVP to the Secretary by Wednesday 10 November 2021 and then you will receive the Zoom link. To check your membership status, please contact the office.
Do you want to help make a difference to plant conservation in Australia? Nominations are now open for the following positions on the ANPC Inc. Committee of Management: President; Vice-President; Secretary and 5 ordinary members. Download the Committee Nomination Form here. Nominations must be received by the Secretary by close of business on Wednesday 10 November 2021.
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Recordings of the Australasian Seed Science Conference plenary and workshop sessions are now available to registered delegates here. These recordings are password protected in recognition of the investment of delegates, but access can be purchased via the same link.
This report presents findings on a comprehensive review of the revegetation sector in Victoria including public submissions and the Right Plant, Right Way workshops held in April 2021. It includes opportunities to respond to challenges and direction for the future of the sector to heal Country. You can download the report here.