Jan Oliver - University of Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
N 44° 02.670 W 123° 04.573
10T E 493893 N 4876818
Quick Description: This dedicated tree is one of many located on the University of Oregon campus.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 2/9/2015 4:40:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMNBXV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:
Located on the University of Oregon campus and north of Susan Campbell Hall is a dedicated tree with a nearby plaque that reads:

Quercus coccinea
1981-1989 Council for Minority Education
and Multicultural Affairs
1990-2008 Associate Vice President
Institutional Affairs

The University prides itself in its large collection of trees on campus and has created an online tree atlas that visitors can follow in discovering where each tree exists. There's a part of the atlas that highlights the dedicated trees on campus and reads:

The map symbol of a circle or triangle with a dot in the center represents a tree that was donated to the university. Class trees, annual University Day plantings, memorials, and retirement commemorations are among these donations. From 1976 to 1983, a donation program known as “100 Years, 100 Trees” was organized and operated by the University Women’s Club in commemoration of Oregon’s 1976 centennial. This program added about 450 trees to campus, of which 326 survive today.

This particular tree is mapped under the tree identifier symbol 4423 QUCO in Zone 4.

Location of the tree: University of Oregon, north of Susan Campbell Hall

Type of tree: Scarlet Oak

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