Oak Wilt On Reichert Preserve, Revisited

Oak Wilt On Reichert Preserve, Revisited

In the spring of 2016 Legacy confirmed that oak wilt was present and active on our Reichert Nature Preserve. At that time several trees had already been claimed by the disease, and we knew it was time to act.  It took us two years to educate ourselves on oak wilt’s pathology and management, and to […]

Moving Forward, Together

Moving Forward, Together

Dear Friends, We—as a world, as a country, as a state, as a community, as individuals—have been through a lot these last few months. When the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic came into our lives, the world we once knew was turned upside down and changed, forever. Our personal and professional lives were upended. And, it […]

Returning to Field Work Safely

Returning to Field Work Safely

As we are all aware, life during the COVID-19 pandemic is full of unknowns and constantly evolving.  Information we receive one day may not be relevant the next. The constantly changing landscape of information has been difficult to navigate. Because of and despite these realities, Legacy remains vigilant in monitoring all communications from the governor’s […]

May Is Oak Wilt Awareness Month

May Is Oak Wilt Awareness Month

As we all continue to spend more time at home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are using the opportunity to complete projects around the house. And, naturally because the weather is warmer, outdoor projects are high on the list. While most yard projects are beneficial during the spring, there are some—like tree […]