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Heritage Tree Tours of Springfield

Take a tour of Springfield’s neighborhoods to see some of the largest and most beautiful trees in the city.
Regreen Springfield and the City of Springfield, in partnership with the USDA Forest Service, the Greening the Gateway Cities Program and the … Continue reading

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Off the Great Outdoors: Scavenger Hunts for Environmental Learning

Celebrate the Summer Season by Heading Out On a Great Outdoor Adventure Scavenger Hunt…
Social Distancing as You Learn Along the Way!
CLICK HERE for a Video Introduction
ReGreen Springfield, the Springfield Department of Health and Human Services, the Greening the Gateway Cities Program and the US Forest Service have created (4) environmentally based ‘scavenger hunts’ … Continue reading

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Forest Park Plant Collection Accredited as Class II Arboretum

The Forest Park Arboretum in Springfield has been awarded a Level II Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum, for achieving particular standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and botanic gardens. The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation … Continue reading

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