International Oak Society 20th anniversary conference
October 18 through 21, 2015
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Field Study: Birds of Winter
Learn techniques for accurately identifying Illinois' winter birds, spot species that are in the area this winter, and meet the migratory species that overwinter in our region at The Morton Arboretum.5 Sundays, January 18-February 15, 8:00-11:30 a.m
Strengthen your skills leading volunteers in natural areas management with this hands-on primer on workday planning, public communication, group dynamics, and safety at The Morton Arboretum. 3 Wednesdays, March 11-25, 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Applying for Your Illinois Pesticide License
Learn the requirements and join the review group to prepare to take your Illinois Pesticide License at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, February 7, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Site Planning for the Homeowner
Gain the tools you need to develop a plan for restoration at your site at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, February 12, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Plants of Concern Workshop
Learn monitoring skills or refresh your skills for the new season at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday March 14, 9:00-3:00 p.m.
New Invaders Watch Training Program
Learn about the New Invaders Watch Program and how to get involved in monitoring and reporting invasive plants that are new to our region at The Morton Arboretum. Thursday, March 5, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Woodland Stewardship Program Orientation
Join us for a FREE orientation program on the Woodland Stewardship Program at the Morton Arboretum. Thursday, March 19, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Identifying Herbaceous Plants in Winter
Learn to identify plants without leaves or flowers and explore the Schulenberg Prairie and adjacent woodlands to practice identifying native perennials and grasses in winter at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, March 7, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Explore the meaning and importance of biodiversity and its implications for natural area restoration, habitat management, and conservation of endangered species at The Morton Arboretum. 4 Saturdays, February 7-28, 1:00-4:00 p.m.