Approaches to Conservation of Medicinal Plants and Traditional Knowledge
05 July 2010 | Downloads - publication
At the current rate of consumption and use, the status of medicinal plants is threatened, risking our own future benefits and knowledge.
In Bangladesh, due to population pressure, deforestation and changes in landuse patterns, many species of both flora and fauna have become extinct and many more are threatened and endangered. In addition, the country will face serious consequences of biodiversity loss from the global climate change. Considering the present situation and future need, the problems of extinction of the native plant resources, conservation and management programmes are necessary.