Tree identification knowledge is important for many reasons. Different tree species have different habitats, feed different birds, and provide different benefits. Tree ID can also be fun and a way to connect to nature.
Check out the iNaturalist TRAC Tree ID Guide
Trinity Forest Tree ID Game
Can you guess the tree name of each leaf? Hover the mouse over each leaf image to reveal the tree species. Or, click one leaf to view a slideshow.
All leaf images are from photos of trees at the Trinity River Audubon Center taken by Jewel Lipps.
Tree ID Leaflet
Use this quick guide to become familiar with trees at the Trinity River Audubon Center. Trees are great in all seasons.
Great Trinity Forest Tree Trek and all leaf images by Jewel Lipps are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
For more information about tree ID, visit the Trees of Texas website.