Southern native plant societies investigate coalition formation

An inaugural summit of native plant societies (represented by Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia) has produced a list of issues for which committees will be seeking answers:

  1. defending and/or expanding protections for endangered plant species
  2. promoting land conservation
  3. preventing the introduction of new invasive plant species
  4. working across state lines to manage invasive species that are already present
  5. increasing the availability of native plants for use in habitat restoration projects and landscaping
  6. maintaining the genetic integrity of natural native plant populations
  7. identifying administrative or organizational efficiencies that should be shared among the states

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