and Stella Stout donated this 35.2 acre property to Purdue University
in 1964, for research and education purposes. Their generous gift has
enabled Purdue’s Forestry and Natural Resources Department to conduct
research on a number of aspects concerning tree growth.
trail you will see many trees that have white numbers painted on them
or have tags attached to them. These are indicators that you are wandering
through research plots set up by Purdue professors and students.