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The Johannesburg Botanical GardenThe main aim of the Environmental Conservation Development (ECD) is to protect, manage and restore the integrity of the City of Johannesburg’s ecological systems with special concern for biological diversity, cultural landscapes and the natural processes within open spaces.

The following underlying objectives inform Johannesburg City Parks’ greening initiatives within the context of natural resource management:

What we do
The following core elements have been identified as core line functions or programmes and sub-programmes for efficient and effective service delivery of City Parks products and services:


Botanic gardens

Environmental education

Open spaces

Johannesburg Botanic Gardens