The Plant Conservation Action Group was established in 2002 by plant scientists and enthusiasts as a local NGO (non-governmental organization). It is a voluntary membership group led by a small committee which is elected bi-annually. Members meet once a month.
Our main aim is to further plant conservation in Seychelles by mobilising action for the scientific research and conservation of plant species, and by promoting community awareness of the fundamental importance of plants in Seychelles.
Over the past years our main activities have involved:
To keep ourselves updated on the situation on the ground (literally!) we also organize bi-monthly field trips to various parts of Mahe and other islands. Any interested person can join us on the field trips.