Tucson in Pima County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Bicentennial Moon Tree
This planting made possible by: State Forester of Arizona, U.S. Forest Service and NASA
Erected 1976 by State Forester of Arizona, U.S. Forest Service and NASA.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Historic Trees, and the The Spirit of 76, America's Bicentennial Celebration marker series.
Location. 32° 13.931′ N, 110° 56.849′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County. Marker is on East University Boulevard 0.2 miles west of North Campbell Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is just east of the Flandrau Science Center. Marker is in this post office area: Tucson AZ 85719, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. USS Arizona Mall Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); U.S.S. Arizona 1916 - Wilber L. "Bill" Bower U of A Outstanding Achievement Awards (approx. 0.3 miles away); George E. P. Smith Residence (approx. half a mile away); Cannon-Douglass Residence University Streetcar Line (approx. 0.6 miles away); John Campbell Greenway (approx. 0.6 miles away); Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. (approx. 0.6 miles away); Villa Catalina (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tucson.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Another planting of a Moon Tree
Also see . . . Seeds went to moon, then grew this tree. (Submitted on June 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 757 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on May 6, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.