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Arboretum Certifications

The Huckshorn Arboretum has obtained numerous certifications from various organizations. Learn more about each by clicking on the links below.

Tree campus higher education  The Jupiter Campus of FAU has been a Tree Campus USA since 2010. We are currently one of 15 campuses in Florida with this designation. Learn more about this program on the Arbor Day Foundation's website .
Arbnet In September 2016 the Huckshorn Arboretum was awarded a Level I Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum, for achieving particular standards of professional practices deemed important for arboreta and botanic gardens. FAU’s Huckshorn Arboretum is also now recognized as an accredited arboretum in the Morton Register of Arboreta, a database of the world’s arboreta and gardens dedicated to woody plants. Learn more about Arbnet accredication at: http://www.arbnet.org/
NWF The National Wildlife Federation’s Garden for Wildlife Program helps people restore habitat and wildlife populations to our cities, towns and neighborhoods. The Garden for Wildlife program helps wildlife and gives people a daily connection to the natural world, literally right outside their door. You can create a wildlife-friendly garden anywhere! Learn more about this program!
NABA The North American Butterfly Association encourages butterfly watching and butterfly gardening is one of the best ways to do that. Through the Butterfly Garden and Habitat Program, you can create a paradise for butterflies while encouraging habitat restoration, no matter how large or small an area you have. Learn how you can Certify Your Butterfly Garden .

 Last Modified 4/3/23