Conserving the rare and endemic flora of Iran
Dr John Hodgson
University of Sheffield
Host Country Institutions:
Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands
To conserve and monitor selected Iranian plant communities and to create a database of functional attributes of a wide cross-section of the Iranian flora.
baseline survey of areas thought to be under threat/and or to be rich in endemics; 4 plant databases; 10 students trained; 2 training workshops; 2 conferences; 2 government reports on plant conservation in Iran; 3 scientific papers.
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