The Narrowleaf Cottonwood tree is found in the Denver metro area and also can be seen along the river and creek banks up into the mountains. It is found along stream and river beds and floodplains where it can get the regular moisture and periodic flooding that it needs. If you ever see a tree […]
Thriving in the wet environments next to streams and in marshes
When greeting people in the open space, most aren’t very excited to talk about plants, and some are excited about birds, but nearly everyone is excited to talk about the larger mammals that can be found there. These days, in the summer of 2021, the talk is all about beavers! A Bit about Beavers The
There are many trees at Willow Spring Open Space. Learn about both native and non-native tree species.
Willow Spring Open space is a large space in Colorado filled with trails, bicycle paths, and sledding in winter.