Mission & Vision

Mission Statement: The mission of the Longview Arboretum and Nature Center is to enhance the quality of life by educating the greater community about the recreational, educational and ecological resources of the region.

 

Vision Statement: The vision of the Longview Arboretum and Nature Center is to provide an ecologically and economically sustainable arboretum and nature center that reflects the character of Longview and fosters interaction between the landscape and its visitors.  The functions within this arboretum will be sensitive to the larger context beyond the site, and demonstrate stewardship, innovation, and education programming for the community.  The vision for this arboretum is to invite people to experience, respect and enjoy the East Texas landscape while contributing to create a strong sense of place for the community.