Two Great Locations, One Organization

Who We Are

We are one organization with two locations at the University of Michigan. Our mission is to promote environmental enjoyment, stewardship, and sustainability through education, research, and interaction with the natural world.

What’s Happening

Earth Words (our blog)

The Campus Farm Goes International

At least part of the farm, that is: Campus Farm Manager Jeremy Moghtader just returned from a trip to a remote village in Peru. He was there to advise the University of Michigan student group Sustainability Without Borders Peru Project Team. They were helping the...

Real World Experience for Interns, Thanks to Members

Membership dollars go to supporting many incredible things at Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum---including our summer interns! These summer internships provide students with real-world experience in horticulture, research, curation, conservation, field...

Intern Post: Jens Jensen, Council Rings and What Nature Does for Us

By Rebecca Huska Each intern in the Nature Academy internship program at Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum chooses a summer project to research and report on. The project culminates in a poster displayed in Matthaei’s public indoor spaces....

Intern Post: The Circle of Sustainability on the Campus Farm

By Josie Gilmore Each intern in the Nature Academy internship program at Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum chooses a summer project to research and report on. The project culminates in a poster displayed in Matthaei’s public indoor spaces....

@matthaeinichols / #matthaei / #nicholsarboretum / #a2outside

Join our Mailing List

Sign up to receive updates on news and events.