Tree Spotters: Routes

BEECH ROUTE


 

5 trees
Closest Arboretum gate: South Street Gate
Mild terrain, close to paved road
Estimated observation time: 30 minutes

phenophase guide

 

Maps

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BIRCH ROUTE


 

10 trees
Closest Arboretum gate: Centre Street Gate
Moderate terrain, mostly off-road
Estimated observation time: 55 minutes

Phenophase guide

 

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HICKORY ROUTE


 

10 trees
Closest Arboretum gate: Centre Street Gate
Moderate terrain, mostly off-road
Estimated observation time: 55 minutes

phenophase guide

 

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Linden & North Woods Route


 

10 trees
Closest Arboretum gate: Centre Street Gate
Moderate terrain, mostly off-road
Estimated observation time: 55 minutes

Phenophase guide

 

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Maple Route


  

4 trees
Closest Arboretum gate:

Forest Hills Gate or Arborway Gate
Mild terrain: Willow Path, then off-road
Estimated observation time: 25 minutes

phenophase guide

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Oak Route


  

9 trees
Closest Arboretum gate: Centre or South Street
Mild terrain, mostly off-road
Estimated observation time: 50 minutes

phenophase guide

 

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Peters Hill Route


  

10 trees
Closest Arboretum gate:

Peters Hill or Poplar Gate
Mild terrain, mostly on-road

Longest walking distance
Estimated observation time: 55 minutes

phenophase guide 01

phenophase guide 02

 

Maps

Color map

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Data Sheets

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Temporal Ecology Lab blog
one lab two worlds:

In Boston
Arnold Arboretum
1300 Centre Street
Boston, MA 02131
wolkovich@fas.harvard.edu
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In Cambridge 
Harvard University Herbaria
22 Divinity Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
ph: 617.384.5495