“Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.”
~ E.O. Wilson, Biodiversity
Native tree walk in recognition of the 5th anniversary of MPF as the home of the Grow Native! program, in partnership with Mizzou Botanic Garden. Dr. Chris Starbuck, Associate Professor Emeritus with MU’s Division of Plant Sciences will be your guide to native native trees and shrubs on the MU campus, which is also a nationally recognized botanical garden. 10:00 a.m. Coincides with the Columbia Earth Day Event. Meet at the 8th Street Circle, near McAlester Park. Dress comfortably for a 1.5-hour walking tour that will help you identify and learn about our native trees. Limited to 30 adults. Register here. Free. Questions? Call 888-843-6739. Register now.