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  • Visit Montgomery Botanical Center
    To see our collections please contact us and make an appointment Tours Guided reservations required call Tracy Magellan at 305 667 3800 ext 114 or email tracym montgomerybotanical org Location 11901 Old Cutler Road Coral Gables FL 33156 Duration Approximately 30 minutes to 1 hour Attire Comfortable shoes hat and sunglasses Website www montgomerybotanical org Fee Donations are encouraged Help us support our mission of research conservation and education Group

    Original URL path: http://www.montgomerybotanical.org/Pages/Visit.htm (2016-02-10)
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  • MBC Website - Site Map
    MBC Sponsored Expeditions Montgomery s History MBC s Newsletter Fall Winter 2012 Spring Summer 2012 Fall Winter 2011 Spring Summer 2011 Fall Winter 2010 Spring Summer 2010 Fall Winter 2009 Spring Summer 2009 Fall Winter 2008 Spring Summer 2008 Fall Winter 2007 Spring 2007 Fall 2006 Spring 2006 Spring 2005 Fall 2004 Spring 2004 Spring 2003 Fall 2002 Spring 2002 Fall 2001 Spring 2001 Fall 2000 Spring 2000 Fall 1999

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  • The MBC Seedbank
    MBC Volunteers An article on the history of the Program was published in January 2000 After conservation research and educational distributions are made the remaining seeds are auctioned off in perhaps the first ever online seed auction in partnership with the Miami Dade Chapter of the Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association FNGLA Proceeds from this auction support the MBC Seedbank Click here for more information on the MBC FNGLA

    Original URL path: http://www.montgomerybotanical.org/Pages/SeedBank.htm (2016-02-10)
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  • Jobs & Volunteer Positions at MBC
    information Will train someone who is comfortable with computers Mornings 2 4 hours one or two days per week Digital Imaging Interested in the biology of plants Learn while uploading images of MBC s plant collection to the database for researchers to access Mornings 2 4 hours one or two days per week preferred Grant writing Use your research organizing and or writing skills plus your knowledge of MS Office to help MBC seek funds to support activities in research education conservation and community outreach Needs include internet searches organizing information grant writing and grant package coordination OUTDOOR WORK bring hat sunscreen water gloves lunch Cycad Horticulture Help the cycad curators with trimming weeding planting irrigation fertilizing and scouting for pest problems Bending and use of hand tools is required Nursery Complex Working closely with the nursery curator volunteers will primarily help with re potting seedling palms and cycads Palm Horticulture Help maintain the palm collection with planting trimming mulching fertilizing weed control treatments and transplants Bending and use of hand tools is required Groundskeeping Get back to nature in a valuable way Help our grounds team care and maintain MBC s outstanding scientific plant collections Light weeding pruning and

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  • Volunteer Opportunities & Outreach Activities at MBC
    national and international plant societies organizations institutions and botanical gardens Various outreach activities during the past years are highlighted below Volunteer Opportunities INDOOR WORK Montgomery Archive Use your organizational skills while learning little known facts about south Florida history the lives of Robert and Nell Montgomery and the scientific botanical world Get the satisfaction of developing and curating a small but growing archive while implementing a system of filing coding usage and curation of documents and artifacts associated with the collections Data Entry Whether you are already a computer savvy typing whiz or would love to learn you can become a part of the Collections Development team See what it takes to develop a truly scientific database for palms and cycads as you input plant collection information Will train someone who is comfortable with computers Mornings 2 4 hours one or two days per week Digital Imaging Interested in the biology of plants Learn while uploading images of MBC s plant collection to the database for researchers to access Mornings 2 4 hours one or two days per week preferred Grant writing Use your research organizing and or writing skills plus your knowledge of MS Office to help MBC seek funds to support activities in research education conservation and community outreach Needs include internet searches organizing information grant writing and grant package coordination OUTDOOR WORK bring hat sunscreen water gloves lunch Cycad Horticulture Help the cycad curators with trimming weeding planting irrigation fertilizing and scouting for pest problems Bending and use of hand tools is required Nursery Complex Working closely with the nursery curator volunteers will primarily help with re potting seedling palms and cycads Palm Horticulture Help maintain the palm collection with planting trimming mulching fertilizing weed control treatments and transplants Bending and use of hand tools is required

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  • Contacting MBC
    your full name and address and let us know how you heard about MBC and or our newsletter Annamaria Richcreek Administrator Montgomery Botanical Center 11901 Old Cutler Road Miami Florida 33156 4242 USA You can also view issues of Montgomery Botanical s newsletter from this website Problems with the MBC Website If you are experiencing difficulties with our website or find an error please let us know Please email us with the problem and the address URL of the specific page Thank you MBC s Team Administration Dr M Patrick Griffith Executive Director ext 105 Annamaria Richcreek Administrator ext 100 Tracy Magellan Outreach Manager ext 114 Collections Development Dr Larry Noblick Palm Biologist and Acting Collections Manager ext 104 Michael Calonje Cycad Biologist ext 112 Arantza Strader Collections Database Supervisor ext 103 vmail ext 325 Michelle Barros Collections Specialist ext 113 Claudia Calonje Seedbank Coordinator ext 131 Interns Please see our new Interns page Horticulture Facilities Lee Anderson Superintendent ext 126 Horticulture Team Stella Cuestas Curator of Cycads vmail ext 313 Xavier Gratacos Assistant Curator of Cycads Laurie Danielson Curator of Palms vmail ext 318 Jason Maldonado Assistant Palm Curator Christina Dupuy Curator of Trees vmail ext 312 Vickie Murphy N ursery Curator vmail ext 316 Jeff Summers Assistant Curator Grounds Team Hostilio Torres Equipment Operator vmail ext 307 Mario Borroto Landscaper vmail ext 309 Jesse Harshaw Landscaper vmail ext 306 Facilities Team Jack Bauer Facilities Supervisor vmail ext 320 Martha Lagos Housekeeper vmail ext 323 Pierre Marino Valcourt Irrigation Specialist vmail ext 319 Board of Directors Members Directors David Manz Esq President Charles P Sacher Esq Vice President Karl Smiley M D Vice President Walter D Haynes Esq Secretary Treasurer Charles S Sacher Esq Assistant Treasurer Nicholas D Kelly Director L Patrick Kelly Director Peter A Manz Director Steve

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  • Relevant Links
    Wertheim Conservatory Organizations American Public Gardens Association American Horticultural Society Botanic Gardens Conservation International Botanical Society of America Cycad Society of South Africa Institute of Museum and Library Services IMLS International Palm Society IUCN SSC Cycad Specialist Group IUCN SSC Palm Specialist Group National Science Foundation NSF Palm Beach Palm and Cycad Society Palm Cycad Societies of Australia Palm Production Culture Resources University of Florida Ft Lauderdale Research Education Center

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  • Supporting MBC
    in providing a world class international scientific collection for research study and conservation Please consider a tax deductible contribution to Montgomery Botanical Center to support our present and future efforts Below is a form for submitting donations that can be printed directly or downloaded in PDF format You may also want to consider a specific bequest to Montgomery Botanical Center in your will In addition there are other lifetime gifts that you might want to consider to support MBC such as 1 naming MBC as a beneficiary of an existing insurance policy 2 making MBC the beneficiary of a bank account 3 making MBC one of the beneficiaries of your pension retirement or savings account or 4 naming MBC as one of the beneficiaries of a revocable living trust For more information on bequests please contact MBC s Executive Director Dr M Patrick Griffith call 305 667 3800 ext 105 or send an e mail The Montgomery Botanical Center is tax exempt under Section 501 c 3 of the Internal Revenue Code Contributions to the Center are deductible for federal income and estate tax purposes The Center is registered under the Florida Solicitation of Contributions Act A copy of the

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