Sustainable Communities Field School
Learning from Mycorrhizal Networks to Inform UBC Campus Landscape Design Strategies
Student Nick Mantegna explores how UBC campus spaces can improve resiliency and biodiversity through biomimicry—the practice of applying nature’s design to sustainably solve human design challenges.
By Garden Communications on August 30, 2021
David Suzuki Foundation’s Butterflyway Project: A Citizen Science Collaboration
UBC student Alex Wong shares his insights from working with the citizen science project, the Butterflyway Project, alongside UBC Botanical Garden, the David Suzuki Foundation, and faculty.
By Garden Communications on June 25, 2021
Recap: The First Ever Biodiversity Days at UBC
Thank to our team and community for helping make our first ever Biodiversity Days experience series a success!
By Garden Communications on May 27, 2021
Dr. Tara Moreau awarded 2020 Marsh Award for Education in Botanic Gardens
Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) has awarded Dr. Tara Moreau as the winner of the 2020 Marsh Award for Education in Botanic Gardens.
By Garden Communications on November 26, 2020
Garden Harvest Hampers tackle food security issues at UBC
Harvest Hamper Program aims to alleviate concerns about food security in a global pandemic by delivering fresh produce to UBC students.
By Garden Communications on October 15, 2020
Associate Director Dr. Tara Moreau receives APGA Professional Citation
Dr. Tara Moreau of UBC Botanical Garden has been recognized with the 2020 American Public Gardens Association (APGA) Professional Citation award.
By Garden Communications on July 8, 2020
Immerse Yourself in Virtual Nature Tours
Miss the outdoors? Enjoy the wonders of nature through virtual tours, including our Greenheart TreeWalk.
By Garden Communications on April 18, 2020
UNLEASH Reflections: The Global Goals in Action
Graduate student Andrea Byfuglien shares her experience attending UNLEASH to participate in climate solutions with Garden Dr. Tara Moreau
By Garden Communications on January 31, 2020
Associate Director Dr. Tara Moreau Collaborates to Publish Articles from Crop Diversity Symposium
The special issue was released by Crop Science for November-December 2019 was inspired by the crop wild relatives symposium in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Tara Moreau, Associate Director, Sustainable Communities, at UBC Botanical Garden co-authored three papers in the special issue.
By Garden Communications on December 12, 2019
2019 UNLEASH Reflections: Growing Global Goals Through Youth Leadership
Dr. Tara Moreau and graduate student Andrea Byfuglien had the privilege of participating at UNLEASH 2019 to work towards solutions for UN-SDG Goal 13 – Climate Action.
By Garden Communications on November 28, 2019