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  • Darwin Logo | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    List Native Orchid House Plants of the Maya Belize Botanic Gardens is for the birds Birding around BBG and duPlooy s Jungle Lodge Tours Projects European Unions Belize Rural Development Project II Darwin Initiative Project International Palm Society Moody Gardens Education News Opportunities Support Volunteer Contact Us Home Education and Conservation of Lowland Savanna Darwin Logo Education and Conservation of Lowland Savanna Darwin Logo By admin Published July 6 2012

    Original URL path: http://belizebotanic.org/a-new-savanna/darwin_logo-732952/ (2016-02-13)
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  • Rudy Savana Pic | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    Orchid List Native Orchid House Plants of the Maya Belize Botanic Gardens is for the birds Birding around BBG and duPlooy s Jungle Lodge Tours Projects European Unions Belize Rural Development Project II Darwin Initiative Project International Palm Society Moody Gardens Education News Opportunities Support Volunteer Contact Us Home Darwin Initiative Project Rudy Savana Pic Darwin Initiative Project Rudy Savana Pic By admin Published December 11 2012 Full size is

    Original URL path: http://belizebotanic.org/darwin-initiative/rudy-savana-pic/ (2016-02-13)
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  • Rudy savana tour | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    List Native Orchid House Plants of the Maya Belize Botanic Gardens is for the birds Birding around BBG and duPlooy s Jungle Lodge Tours Projects European Unions Belize Rural Development Project II Darwin Initiative Project International Palm Society Moody Gardens Education News Opportunities Support Volunteer Contact Us Home Darwin Initiative Project Rudy savana tour Darwin Initiative Project Rudy savana tour By admin Published December 11 2012 Full size is 498

    Original URL path: http://belizebotanic.org/darwin-initiative/rudy-savana-tour/ (2016-02-13)
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  • bbr photo1 | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    Collections Orchid List Native Orchid House Plants of the Maya Belize Botanic Gardens is for the birds Birding around BBG and duPlooy s Jungle Lodge Tours Projects European Unions Belize Rural Development Project II Darwin Initiative Project International Palm Society Moody Gardens Education News Opportunities Support Volunteer Contact Us Home Darwin Initiative Project bbr photo1 Darwin Initiative Project bbr photo1 By admin Published December 11 2012 Full size is 500

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  • Darwin Initiative Project | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    game called A Savanna Sam Play and Learn Game and the coloring sheets were created by one of our board members Heather duPlooy Marketing and advertising of the savanna education concept were developed and plant collecting and accessioning continued in year two ACTIVITIES UNDERTAKEN IN YEAR THREE Various activities continue to be undertaken throughout year three to continue the conservation awareness of lowland savanna at BBG as envisioned during the first two years These activities include trail maintenance school visits to the trail educational materials created distributed additional signage for Belize Botanic Gardens trail and supporting Dr Elizabeth Mallroy with savanna sign and trails development at the Tropical Education Center TEC Over 1 000 Primary school students along with teachers and parents from the Cayo District and from as far away as Orange Walk have taken part in this educational program The original number of students to be hosted was 480 but thanks to a bus donated by the Sonny Merryman Bus Company in Virginia we were able to host an additional 624 along with teachers and parents The goals of this project are to document the species of plants found in savannas in Belize to provide information for better vegetation mapping of these areas and to work with local institutions in Belize Belize Botanic Gardens University of Belize Programme for Belize and the Belize Forest Department make available and interpret the information gathered from this research for science and the public The surveys of the savanna vegetation was be carried out by Zoe Goodwin of the Royal Botanic Gardens of Edinburgh Zoe donated many months of her time to the Belize Botanic Gardens in 2008 when she patiently identified and labeled many many trees around the gardens Sam Bridgewater who was the project leader for the Darwin xate project that BBG participated in a couple year ago is also back this time as a consultant for the project providing his expertise on the flora of Belize WHAT IS NEXT Presently the vision of BBG is to continue 1 The educational implementation of the project and capacity building work along with the various educational institutions in Belize 2 To liaise with interested schools and community in promoting educational tours and information about the savanna 3 To raise awareness of the savanna ecosystem and threats to it by developing teaching materials for school children and university students CONCLUSION During the three years of the grant and through the staffs dedication and hard work BBG has accomplished most if not all of the objectives it envisioned during the inception of the savanna concept at BBG This work continues and will continue The results of these objectives can be seen both by the well kept condition of the savanna and the gardens on a whole as well as the reaction of all participants visiting the gardens For example as mentioned previously students who visit BBG for the first time came with the idea that savannas are used only for pastures and that savannas

    Original URL path: http://belizebotanic.org/darwin-initiative/?qemmonth=1&qemyear=2016 (2016-02-13)
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  • Palm display | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    Collections Orchid List Native Orchid House Plants of the Maya Belize Botanic Gardens is for the birds Birding around BBG and duPlooy s Jungle Lodge Tours Projects European Unions Belize Rural Development Project II Darwin Initiative Project International Palm Society Moody Gardens Education News Opportunities Support Volunteer Contact Us Home International Palm Society Palm display International Palm Society Palm display By admin Published December 18 2012 Full size is 512

    Original URL path: http://belizebotanic.org/international-palm-society/palm-display/ (2016-02-13)
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  • International Palm Society | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    gathering practices To ensure the health of bay leaf tree populations farming the palm for thatch use is a safer alternative to wild collection The bay leaf is an ideal sustainable agriculture crop for most areas of Belize mainly because it is native and is in its natural environment The bay leaf needs little to no irrigation or pest control and a market for the leaf already exists making it a sound cash crop So far the bay leaf plot at BBG is doing remarkably well Information and seeds seasonal are available to potential farmers and conservation Organization Project Objective Primary objective To educate Belizean schoolchildren on the importance and pleasures of botanic diversity and preservation via a holistic field experience that focuses on indigenous Belizean palms their uses and sustainability Target Group Primary objective Direct impact on school children ages 11 15 and their teachers plus Indirect impact on family members i e estimate of 2 family members per child through follow up homework activities and feedback We also aim to i ncrease the marketability and number of visitors to Belize Botanic Gardens during and after the project period ends including tourists to Belize families with children government groups for meetings and conferences and local organizations and businesses Activities At Belize Botanic Gardens everything we do is in partnership using our staff volunteers and resources wherever possible and practicing what we preach about conservation and eco friendly practices We believe we can do much more however to bring in and educate more Belizeans and international visitors about the beauty and importance of bio diversity and sustainable agro forestry focusing on three key areas medicinal plants orchids and palms Thus our focus is to bring in and educate more local school children who have never before visited Belize Botanic Gardens

    Original URL path: http://belizebotanic.org/international-palm-society/?qemmonth=1&qemyear=2016 (2016-02-13)
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  • Moody Gardens Logo | Belize Botanic GardensBelize Botanic Gardens
    Orchid List Native Orchid House Plants of the Maya Belize Botanic Gardens is for the birds Birding around BBG and duPlooy s Jungle Lodge Tours Projects European Unions Belize Rural Development Project II Darwin Initiative Project International Palm Society Moody Gardens Education News Opportunities Support Volunteer Contact Us Home Moody Gardens Moody Gardens Logo Moody Gardens Moody Gardens Logo By admin Published December 18 2012 Full size is 261 123

    Original URL path: http://belizebotanic.org/moody-gardens/moody-gardens-logo/ (2016-02-13)
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