Chicago Botanic Garden

CPC institution Code: CBG
Cirsium pitcheri
About

The Chicago Botanic Garden opened more than 40 years ago as a beautiful place to visit, and it has matured into one of the world\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s great living museums and conservation science centers. In 2015, more than one million people visited the Garden\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s 27 gardens and four natural areas, uniquely situated on 385 acres on and around nine islands, with six miles of lake shoreline. The Garden also has a renowned Bonsai Collection. The Chicago Botanic Garden has 50,000 members—one of the largest memberships of any U.S. botanic garden. People of all ages, interests, and abilities participate in programs, take classes, and stroll the grounds year-round. Within the nine laboratories of the Garden\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Plant Conservation Science Center, scientists and graduate students conduct a wide array of plant research. The Garden is one of only 17 public gardens accredited by the American Association of Museums. Its Lenhardt Library contains 110,000 volumes—including one of the nation\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s best collections of rare botanical books.

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Taxon Family Global Rank Legal Status Sponsorship Status
Eurybia furcata Asteraceae G3 Sponsored
Brighamia insignis Campanulaceae G1 LE
Cirsium pumilum var. hillii Asteraceae
Cirsium pitcheri Asteraceae Sponsored
Hibiscus waimeae Malvaceae G2
Lepidospartum burgessii Asteraceae G2
Lespedeza leptostachya Fabaceae G3 LT
Platanthera leucophaea Orchidaceae Sponsored
Quercus georgiana Fagaceae G3
Quercus oglethorpensis Fagaceae
Agalinis skinneriana Orobanchaceae Sponsored
Echinodorus tenellus Brassicaceae Sponsored

Conservation Contacts

Jean Franczyk
President and Chief Executive Officer
Fred Spicer
Executive Vice President and Director
Kayri Havens-Young, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Ecology and Conservation
Gregory Mueller, Ph.D.
Chief Scientist & Negaunee Foundation Vice President of Science
Andrea Kramer, Ph.D.
Director - Restoration Ecology
Stuart Wagenius, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist - Quantitative Genetics
Jeremie Fant, Ph.D.
Associate Conservation Scientist, Conservation Genetics and Molecular Ecology
Becky Barak
Conservation Scientist
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President and Chief Executive Officer 1
Executive Vice President and Director 2
Senior Director, Ecology and Conservation 3
Chief Scientist & Negaunee Foundation Vice President of Science 4
Director - Restoration Ecology 5
Senior Scientist - Quantitative Genetics 6
Associate Conservation Scientist, Conservation Genetics and Molecular Ecology 7
Executive Assistant to Fred Spicer, Harriet Resnick & Gwen VanderBurg 8
Executive Assistant to Aida Z. Giglio & Paul Refac 9
Vice President, Marketing and Communications 10
Executive Assistant to Jean Franczyk 11
Conservation Scientist 100