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The Summit County Metroparks protects the northern monkshood plant that is on a federal list of at risk Ohio plants. A small cluster of plants is growing in an undisclosed area of the Gorge Metropark. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
Mike Johnson, chief of natural resources for Metro Parks Serving Summit County, looks over a young Monkshood plant at the Plant Tissue Culture Lab at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden on in 2006. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
Michael Johnson, chief of natural resource management for Metro Parks, Serving Summit County, plants one of 14 cloned northern monkshood plants in the Gorge Metro Park in 2006. The plants which are on the federally threatened list were planted in the George Metro Park in Cuyahoga Falls. (Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
Darren Ezell, an intern in the Plant Tissue Culture Lab at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, transfers a 2-month old Monkshood plant from test tube to soil for further growth on in 2006 . Northern Monkshood is on the endangered plant list. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal file photo)