Stewardship Crew Ready for Field Work

Stewardship Crew Ready for Field Work

Legacy is excited to welcome our 2020 summer Stewardship Crew. We are looking forward to working with them!   Janelle Aethyr After having children young, Janelle worked as a dental assistant for over a decade. She returned to school later in life to pursue her dream of obtaining a degree in biology, a life-long passion […]

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 […]