Season 2: Episode 1
Guest: Dr. Silvia Alvarez-Clare, Tree Conservation Ecologist at The Morton Arboretum
In this episode of "Planted," Dr. Silvia Alvarez-Clare, tree conservation ecologist at The Morton Arboretum, discusses how she collaborates with individuals and institutions all over the world to work to save the brandegee oak (Quercus brandegeei) from extinction.
- Silvia Alvarez-Clare’s Profile and Favorite Plant Profile: Kapok tree
- Classroom Activity: S2 E1- Lesson Plan.docx
- Explore Dr. Alvarez-Clare's Photo Profile
- Check out these career chronicles that feature jobs similar to Dr. Alvarez-Clare: Conservation Leader and Conservation Advocate
- Check out the group 500 Women Scientists
- Learn more about the importance of biodiversity through this radio segment
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