The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: arboretum

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Video: Explore the arboretum in a new way

In the heart of Omaha is a popular nature reserve created by OPPD for the community to enjoy.

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Event keeps count of bird species, habits over time

Any bird or nature enthusiast can join the Great Backyard Bird Count, which begins Feb. 14. OPPD’s arboretum is a great place to find them.

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Photo gallery: OPPD Arboretum alive with summer color

Take a virtual stroll through the arboretum and enjoy some of its trees, shrubs and flowers in their late summer glory.

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Work keeps arboretum busy even in winter

The colder months are when some of the pruning and maintenance of plantings at the popular location take place.

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A hunk, a hunk of ‘burning’ leaves

OPPD Arboretum's fiery fall foliage includes the “Elvis Presley Sycamore.”

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Big Number

7,920 feet

OPPD's Arboretum, and its nearly 8,000 feet of trails is a popular spot for people of any age looking to get out into nature.

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