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Oak Tree Talk with Dr. Silvia Alvarez-Clare, Morton Arboretum

Tuesday, January 10, 2023 Dr. Silvia Alvarez-Clare, Director of Global Tree Conservation at the Morton Arboretum was our speak on Jan 10th. A native of Costa Rica she came to attend graduate school at the University of Florida where she met her husband who is from Lisle.  

Trees are under threat globally. Of the 60,000 tree species 1 in every 3 is threatened with extinction.  Trees are not only critical to the environment, they provide food and habitat for wildlife. In the US, 11% of tree species are threatened, while 83% of the oak ecosystem as been lost in the Chicago region in the last 200 years.
 

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