Network member David Given was last week awarded the Sir Peter Scott Medal for his services to global plant conservation with the World Conservation Union (IUCN).
The Networks monthly newsletter for November 2004 has just been published - see the Newsletter and Publications section of the website. Please note in the near future the Network newsletter will only be available to members.
The way botanists classify Hebe and related genera is changing according to a new paper published recently.
A new book is about to be published in NZ entitled "Going Native: Making Use of New Zealand Plants" edited by Ian Spellerberg and David Given.
The Networks monthly newsletter for October 2004 has just been published - see the Newsletter and Publications section of the website. This has information about forthcoming events and plant conservation news stories.