1. Woodland Restorations, Oak tree preservation

    March 18, 2013 by MAX

    The sight of  a  (nearly) pristine forest is such a thrill for me. Most of us never fully realize the true beauty of our native woodlands due to invasive species (see pic below) that have reduced the ability to ‘See the forest through the trees’

    A nasty invasive species

    Buckthorn- needing to be culled

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    After a few year and a few good burns – a beautiful sight:

    Woodland restoration works to preserve species

    With any luck, a few new oaks may emerge over time with additional light, as seen here near West Chicago Il

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    We are trying to introduce as many oaks as possible into our designs and tree replacement programs. Call Ed Max to discuss @ 630 209 3005,