Category Archives: Shade Trees

iNaturalist in use at Fort Worth Nature Center

Enjoy this short story explaining iNaturalist to inspire young and old to get outside, explore nature and record your camera phone photos using the iNaturalist app featuring Texas Parks & Wildlife Urban Wildlife Biologist, Sam Kieschnick aka "sambiology" on iNaturalist!

 

NICE! Winter 2016 Plant of the Season

Bur Oak, Quercus macrocarpa: Majestic tree Description: Bur Oak, Quercus macrocarpa, also called Mossycup Oak and Prairie Oak, is native to tallgrass prairies and river bottomlands in the Blackland Prairie & Cross Timbers regions of North Texas. Bur Oak averages 70 ft tall and 70 ft wide, but can grow to over 100 ft tall…
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