Are you in Chicago and it's surroundings? Want to explore the trees around you, in your yard, in the park, and along the street? Download a copy of our new field guide, Common Trees of the Chicago Region, a gorgeous 18-page field guide with 180 high-quality photos, and a set of graphics with additional information to help you identify many of the native and non-native tree species in the region.
This field guide, authored by Melissa Custic and Iza Redlinski, is a partnership between The Morton Arboretum and the Field Museum's Keller Science Action Center and aims to shows the most common trees in the Chicago Region. Still, nearly 200 tree species can thrive in the area. For more information about them, check out The Morton Arboretum's online Tree Selector Tool at mortonarb.org/tree-selector.