Lincoln State Park Moon Tree

Lincoln City, Indiana

[Lincoln State park Moon Tree] [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.

Top left, middle right, and bottom photographs and information courtesy of David Ayer.
Top right and middle left photographs credit Dave Williams.

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


 Moon Tree Home Page

NASA
Author/Curator:
Dr. David R. Williams, dave.williams@nasa.gov
NSSDCA, Mail Code 690.1
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771
+1-301-286-1258


NASA Official: Dr. David R. Williams, david.r.williams@nasa.gov
Last Updated: 23 March 2021, DRW