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Tuttle Forestry Research Center

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Manhattan, KS 66502

Vision:

To provide a dedicated and secure site for long-term forestry research, extension, and improved tree seed production activities. The Horticulture Student Farm currently leases a small part of the site.

Research and Extension Activities:

♦ Silvicultural practices and tree improvement evaluations to determine best sources adapted to the Central Plains
♦ Extension and Forest Service outreach programs are held on-site

Facility Description:

40 acres:

♦ Bottomland Soil
♦ Located just below Tuttle Creek Dam

Faculty & Staff

Charles Barden
Director

Center Links

Aerial Photo

♦ Willow Lake Farm