Autumn Tree I.D. For Beginners
Master Naturalist and fellow-tree-observer Lynn Kochiss thinks autumn is the best time to examine trees! The leaves are still out, and fall colors and fruit provide unique indicators for species. Learn leaf ID as well as bark, twigs, and buds, and you will feel like a tree expert! The first half of the program will be an indoor introduction to tree ID, after which we will wander the Discovery Trail, stopping to identify trees. All are welcome including adults, children and families. Inclement weather CANCELS. Please call if the program is in question.
This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.
The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.