In summer, birders can spot red-tailed hawks, eastern kingbirds, northern mockingbirds, song sparrows, and goldfinches, with a slim but real chance of sighting feathered rarities like the blue-winged warbler or yellow-billed cuckoo.
Durante el invierno y la primavera Olga Mayoral participó en una estancia de investigación de 6 semanas en el Arnold Arboretum. Aquí, ella describe su experiencia para la revista en línea Espores, del Jardí Botànic de Valencia.
As spring passes into summer, the Arnold Arboretum wraps up another remarkable school year of Field Study Experiences in our collections and landscape, a period marked by vigorous growth and enthusiastic reception of our programs for elementary life science.
While floral diversity has been studied extensively in animal-pollinated plants, much less is understood about why wind-pollinated plants also exhibit diversity in reproductive structures. Published in Annals of Botany, Juan Losada, Fellow of the Arnold Arboretum, and Andrew Leslie, Assistant Professor at Brown University examined this diversity in conifers. Abstract»
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is largely self-financed, funding its programs in botanical research, education, and horticulture through a private endowment built and maintained by past and present philanthropy.