Plant Conservation Resources


Southeastern Plant Conservation info-sheet

Save Plants – National Center for Plant Conservation Video

National Center for Plant Conservation Advocacy Efforts

Native Plant Conservation Campaign Advocacy Resources



The Botany Bill

Recovering America’s Wildlife Act


Here today, gone tomorrow

Renewing the case for saving endangered plants

Solve the Biodiversity Crisis with Funding

Increase Funding for the Endangered Species Act?

Improving Cooperative State and Federal Species Conservation Efforts



Botanic Garden Solutions to the Plant Extinction Crisis

Can a Botanic Garden Cycad Collection Capture the Genetic Diversity in a Wild Population?

Conservation Triage or Injurious Neglect in Endangered Species Recovery

Endangered species recovery: A resource allocation problem

Ex Situ Conservation of Plant Diversity in the World’s Botanic Gardens

Getting Plant Conservation Right (or Not): The Case of the United States

Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery

How global biodiversity hotspots may go unrecognized: lessons from the North American Coastal Plain

Insular ecosystems of the southeastern United States—A regional synthesis to support biodiversity conservation in a changing climate

Patterns of Expenditure for Plant Conservation

Plant diversity in a changing world: Status, trends, and conservation needs

Regional records improve data quality in determining plant extinction rates

Taxonomic similarity does not predict necessary sample size for ex situ conservation: a comparison among five genera

Vascular plant extinction in the continental United States and Canada



CPC Best Plant Conservation Practices to Support Species Survival in the Wild

Weakley’s Flora of the Southeastern United States


Strategies, Reports, Planning, and Toolkits

Conserving and Restoring America the Beautiful

The US National Seed Strategy for Rehabilitation and Restoration: Progress and prospects

North American Botanic Garden Strategy for Plant Conservation

Global Strategy for Plant Conservation

The Global Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services Summary For Policymakers

Ensuring Effective Implementation of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Targets

Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

State of the World’s Plants and Fungi 2020

The Southeast Conservation Blueprint

Southeast Region Conservation Planning Atlas

Southeast Regional [Animal] Species of Greatest Conservation Need

State Wildlife Toolkit for Conservation Leaders

State Wildlife Toolkit – Plant Resources



Alabama Plant Conservation Alliance

Alliance for America’s Fish & Wildlife

American Public Gardens Association

Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies – State Wildlife Action Plans

Bureau of Land Management

Botanical Gardens Conservation International

Center for Plant Conservation

Convention on Biological Diversity

Conservation Science at Kew

Consortium of Appalachian Fire Managers & Scientists

Georgia Plant Conservation Alliance

Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

International Union on the Conservation of Nature

The Longleaf Alliance

Mississippi Plant Conservation Alliance

National Plant Conservation Alliance

National Wildlife Federation 

National Wildlife Refuge Association

Native Plant Conservation Campaign


NatureServe [Natural Heritage] Network


Piedmont Prairie Partnership

Southeast Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies

Southeastern Grasslands Initiative

The Shortleaf Pine Initiative

Southern Blue Ridge Fire Learning Network

Tennessee Plant Conservation Alliance

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Southeast Region

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Coastal Program

USDA Forest Service Southern Region


Funding Opportunities

Coming soon