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  Overview of Project
  Project Staff
  Checking, Illustrations
  Upcoming Activities
  Id and  Species Lists
  Protea Information
  Protea Gallery
  Growing Proteas
  Interim Dist. Maps
  Afrikaanse Inligting


We record the geographical location of Proteas throughout southern Africa for the benefit of Conservation, Rural Communities, Farmers, Reserve Managers, Tourism, Cut Flower Trade and Botany

Phase 1 - The formal data collection by amateurs from 1991-2001 has been completed.
Phase 2 - The checking of the data is completed and modelling of data is ongoing
Phase 3 - The writing of "The Protea Atlas" is now underway

What Now?

What's New

The Protea Atlas Project is based at the South African National Biodiversity Institute, Kirstenbosch, Cape Town.

Protea Atlas Manual Cover Contact Information


Snail mail:

Protea Atlas Project
Kirstenbosch PB X7
South Africa


The Project's Sponsors are:

National Botanical Institute Logo Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism Logo University of Cape Town Logo World Wide Fund Logo Botanical Society Logo
South African National Botanical Institute (SANBI) Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism University of Cape Town (UCT) World Wide Fund for Nature - South Africa (WWF) Botanical Society of South Africa (BotSoc)
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Mazda Wildlife Fund

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