Biodiversity Initiative (PDF)
Seed Banking Federally Listed Mainland Plant Species on DoD Lands - Report (Legacy 10-101/11-101/12-101) (PDF)
The Center for Plant Conservation, through its network of participating Institutions, works to conserve species from extinction by active programs in seed banking, plant propagation and other related conservation work. The goal of this multi-year project was to collect and secure material from federally listed mainland plant species that occur on Department of Defense lands. This final reports details deliverables on this grant.
November/December 2010 Natural Selections Newsletter (PDF)
November/December 2010 Natural Selections Newsletter
Articles & Presentations
Article: Federal Lands and Endangered Species: The Role of Military Lands in Sustaining Biodiversity (PDF)
Bruce A. Stein, Cameron Scott, and Nancy Benton. This article details the findings from a Legacy study (published in BioScience, April 2008 / Vol. 58 No. 4). It explores how endangered and imperiled species are distributed across the federal estate to determine the relative stewardship responsibilities of the major federal land management agencies.