Welcome to Ordway Grove. Located in Norway, Maine
Old Growth
White Pine.
Some of these
trees have
circumferences
of over 13 feet,
and heights of
up to 150 feet
tall.
Some of the trees are more than 250 years old.
Old trees die,
allowing new
trees to grow.
This forest has
been preserved
since 1789 and
has trees of all
sizes and
species, from old
growth to new
growth.
Tree-hugging is
contagious. It
spreads from
person to
person. This
individual hugged
over 50 trees
while in the
forest, an...
Red Pine Bark with a puzzle piece design
Sugar Maple Leaf on Granite
Students from
the city enjoy
the tranquility
of the forest.
Partridgeberry
Maple Leaves
and Birch Bark
This hole might provide a potential home for animals.
Lake Pennesseewassee lies at the western edge of the forest.
Lake Pennesseewassee Reflections
Lake Pennesseewassee
Tranquility
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Ordway Grove

3,479 views

Published on

Each year my teaching team takes our students to an old growth forest in Norway, Maine to study some of the largest white pines in the northeast.

Published in: Technology, Business
1 Comment
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • This is teriffic! I used to come here as a kid in the 1950s. Makes me want to share it with my grandchildren. I think I will! This spring or summer. Thanks for posting these wonderful pictures.
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
3,479
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
73
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
13
Comments
1
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Ordway Grove

  1. 1. Welcome to Ordway Grove. Located in Norway, Maine
  2. 2. Old Growth White Pine. Some of these trees have circumferences of over 13 feet, and heights of up to 150 feet tall.
  3. 3. Some of the trees are more than 250 years old.
  4. 4. Old trees die, allowing new trees to grow.
  5. 5. This forest has been preserved since 1789 and has trees of all sizes and species, from old growth to new growth.
  6. 6. Tree-hugging is contagious. It spreads from person to person. This individual hugged over 50 trees while in the forest, and I caught most of the hugs on camera!
  7. 7. Red Pine Bark with a puzzle piece design
  8. 8. Sugar Maple Leaf on Granite
  9. 9. Students from the city enjoy the tranquility of the forest.
  10. 10. Partridgeberry
  11. 11. Maple Leaves and Birch Bark
  12. 12. This hole might provide a potential home for animals.
  13. 13. Lake Pennesseewassee lies at the western edge of the forest.
  14. 14. Lake Pennesseewassee Reflections
  15. 15. Lake Pennesseewassee
  16. 16. Tranquility

×