White Pine and the Settlers of the New World

Conifer Slope Tour

White Pine and the Settlers of the New World

Ithaca, New York 14850, United States

Created By: Cornell Botanic Gardens

Point of Interest Details

White pines, or Pinus strobus, is native to the Northeastern United States and was once abundant. Because of the availability of these magnificent trees, they were often used by the settlers for building ship masts and homes, among many other structures, helping build the society we know today.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Conifer Slope Tour


 

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