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Education & Engagement

By providing leadership in an area of science that is accessible to all sectors of society, the International Center for Tropical Botany provides tremendous opportunities for university outreach. We build on existing community and school outreach programs initiated by the Kampong of the National Tropical Botanical Garden and other Miami partners.

Teaching Enrichment

Weeklong training that prepares high school science teachers to develop modules in the areas of environmental science, human geography and biology.

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Tropical Botany Course

Intense, month-long course on the biology and systematics of tropical plants.

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Assist the Kampong horticulture team in curating, mapping and creating a database for the Living Collections. 

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Grove ReLeaf

Help our scientists inventory and monitor tree canopy cover in Coconut Grove, Miami.

Degrees & Programs

Through the College of Arts, Sciences & Education and its departments, there are a number of opportunities to receive formal training in areas across tropical conservation and botany at the Modesto A. Maidique Campus.

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Your support allows us to fulfill our commitment to tropical plant and ecosystem conservation, scientific research and outreach.

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