Botanical Garden is a place in Arcadia where a wide range of plants are cultivated for educational, exhibition and scientific purposes. This sometimes has a library, greenhouse and arboretum within the garden. An arboretum is a botanical garden dedicated primarily to the growing of woody plants. All the plants in a botanical garden are labeled, with both the common and the scientific names. Within a botanical garden in Arcadia one may also find rock gardens, aquatic gardens, desert gardens, and tropical gardens. Botanical gardens are often maintained by universities or other scientific research organizations in Arcadia. The main purpose is to maintain standard collection of living plants for the purposes of scientific research, conservation, exhibition and education in Arcadia.
Governor Cuomo’s K-Solar Program Increases Use of Renewable Energy in Schools (New York, NY) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the New York Institute for Special Education in the Bronx will be the site of the state’s first solar schools project and will have solar panel arrays installed thanks to a power purchase agreement with SolarCity. This public-private partnership is..