（1）Awarding Ceremony of the Conservation Center was held on March 11th ,2016. The conservation center was jointly inaugurated by Mrs. Feng-xue Chen, Deputy Director of State Forest Administration, and Mr. Yue-xing Lu, Director of Shanghai Landscaping and City Appearance Bureau.
（2）“Eastern China Conservation Workshop of Wild Endangered Plant Resources” was held on July 21th, 2016. Under the organization of the State Forest Administration, forest administrations from six provinces of Eastern China together finished the construction plan of the conservation center, and set up the leading group and work committee, which laid a solid foundation for carrying out the overall work of the conservation center.
（3）2016 IABG Plant Conservation International Symposium was held in November 2016. This symposium effectively gathered the front-line experts on plant conservation both at home and abroad, the leaders from forest system and the front-line staffs on plant conservation, and they made a sufficient academic communication on the topics like “Status analysis and evaluation of plant conservation in China” and “How to carry out plant conservation scientifically and effectively”.
（4）We drew up “Action Plan for Conservation of Plant species with Minimum Population in Eastern China”, and invited the experts both at home and abroad and the leaders of the forest system to deeply discuss the action plan, including Eastern China plant conservation plan in the future 20 years, how to set up a plant conservation cooperation system between the institutions and the natural reserves, and how to strengthen science popularization and talent training.
（5）We successively carried out investigation of wild conservation site in Jiangxi, Zhejiang and Fujian, and we will collaborate with Fujian to set up an in-situ plant conservation base.
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