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Basic Tree ID (Online)

Schedule and location

  • Section C: Monday, September 21, 2020, 12:00 p.m. central time: Access online self-paced materials Register Now
  • Section D: Thursday, October 15, 2020, 12:00 p.m. central time: Access online self-paced materials  Register Now
  • Section E: Thursday, November 19, 2020, 12:00 p.m. central time: Access online self-paced materials  Register Now
  • Section F: Thursday, December 17, 2020, 12:00 p.m. central time: Access online self-paced materials  Register Now

Available for 60 days

Fees and registration

$16.00 member
$23.00 nonmember

BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 or to be waitlisted ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Course description

Learn to identify the common trees you see in local preserves or in your neighborhood in this self-guided online class from The Morton Arboretum. In this course, you will
use characteristics such as leaves, bark, branches, flowers, and fruit to ID a tree.
learn to use keys and field guides.
see and understand your natural surroundings in a new way, from the comfort of your home or office.

How Self-paced Online Classes Work:

  • To access the class, you will log into TreeLearning, the Arboretum’s online learning portal. Instructions for accessing TreeLearning will be sent to registrants just after noon on the day the course begins. You have access to the course for 60 days and can complete the materials anytime.
  • Complete the self-paced e-learning modules with reading material, short videos, interactive activities, and quizzes to check your understanding.
  • The course will take approximately 90 minutes. The course does not need to be completed in one sitting.
  • Your instructor will not be online with you.
     

Course number

N143

Course details

Notes:

  • This class is held entirely online.
  • The online materials will take approximately 90 minutes to complete.
  • Registration closes at five hours before the scheduled course start time.
  • Participants will have access to the online materials for 60 days after the course start date.
  • Limit 50

Requirements:

  • Participants must have access to the internet and know how to use a web browser (ex: Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer)
  • Participants must know how to send and receive email.
  • A unique email address for each participant is required at registration.

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