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    Orlando, FL 32816

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  • Campus Landscapes

    Campus Landscapes

    UCF's vast campus offers a wide variety of different landscapes. Read More

  • Prescribed Fires

    Prescribed Fires

    Fires have evolved to be a crucial part of some Floridian ecosystems.

  • Urban Forestry & Natural Areas

    Urban Forestry & Natural Areas

    An urban forestry program was established in 2004, along with a comprehensive Land Management Plan established in 2009, detailing the University’s ... Read More

  • Community Garden

    Community Garden

    The Arboretum supports an organic community garden that was started February 21, 2009. Since that time hundreds of volunteers have donated thousands ... Read More

  • Guided Tours

    Guided Tours

    The UCF Arboretum provides tours for children and educational programs for other extra-curricular groups, including scouting badge educational ... Read More

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Medicinal-Herb Workshop Series

Story by Rachel Williams, UCF Today Amanda Lindsay was shocked when a homemade disinfecting ointment cured her severely cut knuckle. After the University of Central Florida Landscape & Natural Resources employee cut her knuckle down to the bone on a razor at a friend’s house, she turned to what most people would: a bandage and […]

UCF Hosts Fourth STEM Day

By Julia Anderson On Friday, October 28, the University of Central Florida hosted 1,200 K-12 students on campus for its bi-annual STEM Day event. Students from 33 schools across Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Hernando, Brevard and Sumter counties participated in the event coordinated by the Center for Initiatives in STEM (iSTEM). Several home school groups attended […]

Arboretum Spooktacular

By Rachel Williams, UCF Today To celebrate the ghoulish Halloween season, the University of Central Florida Arboretum is hosting a ‘spooktacular’ event. For outdoor lovers, the UCF Arboretum on Friday will host its second-annual Spooktacular. The overnight event will feature a Trail of Horror throughout the Arboretum’s nature paths and boardwalk, an outdoor screening of […]