Irelandís National Strategy for Plant Conservation
comprises a set of 16 targets modelled on the GSPC, through which we can bring about better comprehension and conservation of our native plants and fungi
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Broadly based Irish network for plant conservation established to achieve the targets for this strategy.


  • Establish a grouping to draft codes of conduct for promoting best practice in Irish Horticulture.
  • Co-ordinate and oversee plant conservation activities within Ireland.
  • Establish representation from Ireland in European and International networks, and disseminate information to the wider Plant Sciences community.
Milestones & Indicators:
  • Establish a webpage ( up to date progress on the targets in this strategy, as well as news and current activities in Plant conservation in Ireland generally.
  • Network set up and holding regular meetings, and with an agreed programme of work, by 2007
  • 2006 meeting of Network to look at Important Areas for Plant Diversity pilot studies, a preliminary Red Data List, and review other targets.