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The Perfect Tree

Victoria
A

I had worked several years at a behavioral health hospital on a residential unit, with some amazing physicians. However, Dr.

Memorial/Tribute Tree
October 15, 2018

My Mom

Laurie
N

My story begins when I was born on October 28, 1950, to a Mom who loved the outdoors and trees and the Morton Arboretum.

Memorial/Tribute Tree
October 15, 2018

I Had Not Known

Tim
M
I had not known

 I stepped onto the crumbling asphalt trail

and followed it to the local wood where I stepped inside

and as I walked I watched the trees give way

Parks
September 21, 2018

In Praise of Snags

Domenico
D

The main reason my wife I bought our home in Algonquin, IL, was for its mature oaks. We have a collection of white, bur and red oaks in our yard.

Landscape
September 1, 2018
Red-headed woodpecker drawing

Persistence

Shawn
K

As an arborist I often try to save little seedlings that will be lost for some reason or another.

History
April 17, 2018
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