Tree Homes

9/23/2023 9/23/2023
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
From the camouflage of a walking stick insect to the nest of a great horned owl, animals of all shapes and sizes rely on the natural habitat created by trees for their daily needs. Learn about some of these amazing tree dwellers and how they use trees in a variety of ways as we explore the woodlands, wetlands and prairie at The Morton Arboretum. Although targeted to teachers of grades prekindergarten through four, other educators are welcome to register and attend the workshop but may need to adapt the materials as appropriate. Supplemental resources will be provided. Professional Development Hours are available. This workshop is part of the ENTICE (Environment and Nature Training Institute for Conservation Education) program from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
For more information: 
Event Type: 
Educator Workshop
DNR Region(s): 
Leaflet | OSM
The Morton Arboretum
DNR Park: 
4100 Illinois Rt 53
City, State ZIP: 
Lisle IL 60532
4100 Illinois Rt 53 Lisle IL 60532
Contact person/email: 
Valerie Keener /
217-524-4126 / 217-782-9552
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