Computer Software Systems for Botanic Gardens of Former Soviet Union
Dr P Wyse Jackson
BGCI - Botanic Gardens Conservation International
Host Country Institutions:
All main botanic gardens in Former Soviet Union
Europe & Central Asia
To create biodiversity documentation systems for the living plant collections of botanic gardens and to train staff in their use.
A coordination & monitoring centre established linking 50 botanic gardens www.bgci.org.ru ; support service established; new software and key texts in Russian produced for managing biodiversity collections; over 300 people trained in information systems and biodiversity documentation; 3 model computer system set up in FSU organisations; 75 Institutions received computer software.
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