Oak Wilt Workshop

Oak wilt has been showing up more frequently in our area and most of us are just starting to learn how to deal with it. Come learn from experts how to identify and treat oak wilt and hear an update from local practitioners on their oak wilt projects. Held in conjunction with The Stewardship Network […]

Oak Wilt Part III: The Finale (For Now)

Oak Wilt Part III: The Finale (For Now)

Two weeks ago timber contractors from Tri County Logging (TLC), a division of HMI Hardwoods LLC, removed 30 red and black oak trees from Legacy’s Reichert Nature Preserve as part of our ongoing effort to control oak wilt on the property. TLC agreed to take on the smaller-than-usual job to help Legacy stop the spread […]

Staying ahead of oak wilt

Staying ahead of oak wilt

By Allene Smith, Land Steward When I left you last, Legacy was gathering information and planning our approach to managing oak wilt, a disease that kills red oaks (See Part 1, Getting ahead of oak wilt). Here’s the progress we’ve made since then. In keeping with the Forest Management Model for oak wilt developed by […]

Oak Wilt Workshop

Oak Wilt Workshop

Oak wilt, a disease affecting oaks, has been showing up more in our area, and most of us (including Legacy!) are just starting to learn how to deal with it. Come learn from experts how to identify and treat oak wilt. You’ll also hear from local practitioners who have recently delved into their own oak […]