OPPD Arboretum’s fiery fall foliage includes the “Elvis Presley Sycamore.”
OPPD’s 26-acre arboretum is a popular spot for walkers (both canine and human), photographers and lovers of nature.
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.
Hint: The height is related to the 1,000 plantings at the facility.
Caretakers of the facility use the trees’ own trimmings to replenish the mulch used on its 26 acres.
A community partner is helping OPPD keep one of the arboretum’s most popular features afloat.
The OPPD Arboretum is a scenic spot to experience nature within Omaha, full of trails and trees.
Contractors practiced their trade at OPPD Arboretum, debunking idea that proper cuts ruin trees.
OPPD forester Dave Walsh said goodbye to the facility he loves after 32 years with the utility and hundreds of trees planted.