Emma Leavens oral history interview, 2023 February 27
Digitization StatusBorn digital
Date createdFebruary 27 2023
DescriptionA recording of an oral history interview with Emma Leavens, Research Coordinator of the Experimental Prairie. The interview was conducted by Cindy Crosby, prairie steward supervisor. It took place on February 27, 2023 in the Sterling Morton Library at The Morton Arboretum. This is part of a series of interviews with individuals connected to the Schulenberg Prairie.
Topics include how Leavens was introduced to prairie, the High Line in New York City, the Schulenberg Prairie, the Ware Field Experimental Prairie, soil research, prairie restoration, women in science, and climate change.