Arboretum tree named largest of its species in Alabama

TROY, Ala. (TROJANVISION) — A Pond Pine tree located in the Troy University Arboretum has reclaimed its title as the largest of its species in the state of Alabama.

The Pinus serotina, also known as the pond pine, showcases the natural biodiversity that can be found in the state of Alabama.

“It was discovered back…

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Troy University Naturalist Club hosts Alabama Snake Show

TROY, Ala. (TROJANVISION) — Snakes slithered into the Troy University Arboretum during the Naturalist Club’s Alabama Snake Show.

“We have invited Jimmy Stiles, a renowned herpetologist and environmental educator, with the primary goal of dispelling the fears that often surround venomous snakes,” Naturalist Club Treasurer Rose Horn explained.

According to Horn, there aren’t many opportunities for people…

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Here is what’s new at the Troy Aboretum

Join TROY TrojanVision News’ Paige Ray as she learns about activities on the TROY campus and from around the community. In this episode, Paige interviews Alvin Diamond to discuss recent updates to TROY’s arboretum.

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Campus arboretum welcomes new upgrades

TROY, Ala. (TROJANVISION) — Troy University’s Arboretum now features a few updates due to a $25,000 grant.

The arboretum received received the grant from the Hyundai Motor Manufacturing of Alabama.

The Arboretum is Troy University’s nature preserve where students can learn about and explore the outdoors.

“We have 75 acres here adjacent to campus,” said…

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