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In 2001, Plants of Concern was launched through the Chicago Botanic Garden to track the status of rare, threatened, and endangered species in northeast Illinois. A landmark program at the time of its conception, Plants of Concern has...
Northeastern Illinois
Join volunteers and staff to celebrate another great year...
Posted October 22, 2021
September 16, 2021
Join us for a talk by Chris Benda this Thursday as part...
Posted September 14, 2021
August 26, 2021
Northeastern Illinois
Join the Chicago Park District and Plants of Concern to...
Posted August 2, 2021
August 29, 2021
Northeastern Illinois
Join the Chicago Park District and Plants of Concern to...
Posted July 30, 2021
Northeastern Illinois
Welcome Katie Kucera! Katie recently joined Plants of...
Posted June 30, 2021
Northeastern Illinois Southern Illinois
We are excited to announce that our Plants of Concern...
Posted June 7, 2021
Northeastern Illinois
Plants of Concern is hiring a Program Research Assistant...
Posted April 20, 2021
Northeastern Illinois
Plants of Concern is hiring Research Assistants for the...
Posted March 3, 2021
May 14, 2021
Plants of Concern is launching a new mobile data...
Posted February 18, 2021
Welcome Chris Benda! We are excited to announce that...
Posted February 15, 2021
Through partnership with Southern Illinois University,...
Posted September 28, 2020
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