Dr Cathy Offord

Dr Cathy Offord
Principal Research Scientist Email: Cathy.Offord@rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au Phone: (02) 4634 7913
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Research Interests:

  • Ex situ conservation including seed storage and tissue culture
  • Reproductive biology, especially seed biology
  • Horticultural development of Australian Plants
  • Translocation of threatened species

Current Projects:

  • Ex situ conservation of Australian rainforest species
  • Restoration ecology of Persoonia species
  • Conservation and cultivation of Wollemi pine
  • Technological improvement of seed banking for long-term conservation