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Public garden management

Author: Donald Andrew Rakow; Sharon A Lee
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Public Garden Management is an all-in-one professional reference and textbook that clearly shows how to develop, establish, manage and maintain a sustainable (both economically and environmentally)  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Andrew Rakow; Sharon A Lee
ISBN: 9780470532133 0470532130
OCLC Number: 614396135
Description: xiv, 385 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Public gardens and their significance --
What is a public garden? --
The history and significance of public gardens --
The emerging garden --
Critical issues in starting a public garden --
The Process of organizing a new garden --
Land acquisition --
Designing for plants and people --
Administrative functions --
Staffing and personnel management --
Volunteer recruitment and management --
Budgeting and financial planning --
Fund-raising and membership development --
Earned income opportunities --
Facilities and infrastructure --
Grounds management and security --
Programmatic functions --
Public gardens and their communities : the value of outreach --
Formal eduction for students, teachers, and youth at public gardens --
Continuing, professional, and higher education --
Interpreting gardens to visitors --
Evaluation of garden programming and planning --
Public relations and marketing communications --
Collections management --
Research at public gardens --
Conservation practices at public gardens --
Long-term initiatives --
A strategic approach to leadership and management --
Associations and partnerships --
Facility expansion --
The shape of gardens to come --
App. A : Factors in the development and management of Canadian public gardens --
App. B : The importance of plant exploration today --
App. C : Herbaria --
App. D : Public garden archives --
App. E : The library in a public garden --
App. F : Horticultural therapy and public gardens.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Donald A. Rakow, Sharon A. Lee.

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