The project management team toured
a concrete box culvert during the rail trail's final inspection
on November 10, 2005. This structure was necessary to prevent
excessive ponding of storm water uphill from the trail.
As explained on the opening page for "Planning and Design,"
the third stage (construction) is occurring as donations or grants
enable us to proceed with the design and construction of individual
buildings, gardens, and other facilities identified in the master
Each of the projects and plantings listed in the side bar offers
a new or unique kind of research, education, or outreach to the
University and surrounding communities. Details about each site
are provided on their respective pages, and their relative location
in the Arboretum is shown on the map below:
(Clicking on the image below will open a larger version of the