Lincoln State Park Moon Tree

Lincoln City, Indiana

[Lincoln State park Moon Tree] [Lincoln State park Moon Tree] [Lincoln State park Moon Tree]

Sycamore tree (Platanus occidentalis) in Lincoln State Park, Lincoln City, Indiana. Planted by the Girl Scouts in 1976 during their "Wake-up America" campaign. A time capsule was also buried at the base of the tree to be opened in 2001. On 8 May 2001 this capsule was dug up and another one buried to be dug up in 2026.
Photographs and information courtesy of David Ayer.

[Lincoln State Park Plaque] [Lincoln State Park Plaque]

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Dr. David R. Williams,
NSSDCA, Mail Code 690.1
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771

NASA Official: Ed Grayzeck,
Last Updated: 30 October 2015, DRW