UT Tree Nursery
The UT Campus Environmental Center's Tree Nursery is excited to assist the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (WFC) in growing 350,000 tree seedlings for reforesting the Bastrop Lost Pines after the devastating fires of 2011.
If you have questions about workdays or volunteer opportunities, please email Trees@UTEnvironment.org .
UT Tree Nursery in the News
National Public Radio (NPR): Wildfires Underscore the Need for Seed
Wildflower.org: Hope for Lost Pines
Austin American Statesman: Seeds to reforest Lost Pines were almost lost to landfill
Texas Exes Alcalde: Loblollies for Bastrop
Wildflower.org: Tree Seedlings Prepped for Bastrop Residents
Austin American Statesman: Reforesting the Lost Pines: 4 million trees to be planted over five years to repair fire scar
Austin American Statesman: Wildflower Center aiding Bastrop tree effort
Austin American Statesman: Loblolly pine saplings headed to Bastrop County
Multimedia Newsroom: Restoring Bastrop: UT Student Efforts
MarissaBarnettEnvironment: 100,000 Trees, Destination: Bastrop Country
Trinity University: Planting 1,000 Pine Trees
Olivia Suarez: Tree Nursery Aims to Aid Bastrop
Sierra Club: September / October 2012 Newsletter
Wildflower.org: Center to Grow 700,000 Loblollies for Wildfire Recovery
Pines Post (page 7): Vlad Codrea’s Pines
Special thanks to ATS Irrigation and Allen International for letting us use an automated Checchi & Magli tractor attachment for planting the seedlings in the ground and to Stuewe and Sons for providing a generous discount on tree containers.