The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Cori Dolan helps middle school students inventory trees at Case Park

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Cori Dolan, Program Coordinator in SNRE, collaborated with the City of Tucson Parks and Recreation to  allow students from Gridley Middle School to inventory trees at Case Park. Students used a special diameter measuring tape to record the diameter of tree trunks as well as their species and condition. The data will be used by the City of Tucson to help establish economic and environmental the value of the trees, while encouraging students to learn more about the environment.

Watch the story at Tucson News Now: http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/25309082/middle-school-students-helping-inventory-trees-at-case-park