Season 1: Episode 5:
Guests: Dr. Murphy Westwood, Director of Global Tree Conservation at The Morton Arboretum and Trinity Pierce, Natural Areas Restoration Program Coordinator at The Morton Arboretum.
- Dr. Murphy Westwood’s Profile and Favorite Plant Profile: Wollemi Pine
- Trinity Pierce’s Profile and Favorite Plant Profile: Witch hazel
- Learn more about Dr. Murphy Westwood’s current projects and publications and take a look at her Photo Profile
- Check out Trinity’s work with The Morton Arboretum’s Natural Areas Restoration Program in this Photo Profile
- Classroom Activity: S1 E5 - Classroom Activity -ActionPlanEasternHemlockWoollyAdelgids.docx
- Dig Deeper into Endangered Trees by checking out some of the specimens highlighted in The Morton Arboretum’s Vanishing Acts Exhibit
- Vanishing Acts Profile: Wolemni Pine
- Vanishing Act Frasier Fir
- Both Trinity and Murphy discussed the internships and opportunities that they navigated to choose between within their careers. Check out more information on the Disney Horticulture Internship that Trinity completed or Kew Gardens Science, where Murphy worked during her masters program at the Imperial College in London.
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