This section is dedicated to the collections and handling of propagules to be used for conservation efforts. These protocols should be used as guidelines and are geographically specific to Hawaiian islands. Local authorities should be contacted before collecting any endangered or threatened species and laws and regulations pertaining to your area should be followed at all times.
For additional information on phytosanitation see the Phytosanitation Guidelines from HRPRG. This document outlines sanitation guidelines to manage pest and diseases found in nurseries that plan on outplanting specimens for conservation purposes.