Spring Tree Identification

May 6, 2023 (Saturday) 1:00-2:30pm


Boston Nature Center and Wildlife Sanctuary, Mattapan






Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Learn how to identify trees by recognizing different types of bark, basic leaf types, and other structures. In this guided walk, you will have hands-on practice utilizing the tools needed to identify the trees at the Boston Nature Center as well as trees found in your neighborhood. We will also discuss how climate change is impacting the trees of Boston and changing the forest compositions in Massachusetts.

This program will be held entirely outdoors, so please bring rain and cold weather gear as needed. In the case of inclement, every effort will be made to reschedule the event.

PLEASE NOTE: This program will be conducted in accordance with current Municipal, State, and Mass Audubon Covid-19 protocols. Participants are required to wear a face covering indoors and follow social distancing guidelines.

Registration is required.

Meeting Place:

Boston Nature Center and Wildlife Sanctuary
500 Walk Hill Street
Mattapan, MA 02126
Email [email protected] for more information.