Learn how the ‘bruised and battered’ oaks, walnuts, maples and dogwoods survive and thrive on the forest edge of the prairie. View the majestic ‘survivors’, learn more about the natural history of our trees and understand why they are found in the natural areas and how they persist over time.
Instructor: Kurt Dreisilker, head of natural resources, The Morton Arboretum
Notes: Held entirely outdoors; please be prepared to walk along wood-chipped paths. Limit 15
Wednesday, October 29, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Prairie Visitor Station
Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum.
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
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