Episode 70 - From The Woods Today - The White Oak Initiative

Episode Date: 
August 18, 2021

In this episode of From the Woods Today, we discuss the White Oak Initiative and the importance of the white oak tree. We also have a video from the former Kentucky State Nature Preserves branch manager about the Ecoregions of Kentucky.

Guests: Billy Thomas ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Extension Forester ) , Darren Morris ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Forestry Extension Associate Senior ) , Dr. Ellen Crocker ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Assistant Professor, Forest Health Extension ) , Laurie Thomas ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Extension Forester ) , Reneé Williams ( UK Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - Information Specialist Senior )

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Resources and Web links for August 18 Segments:

White Oak Initiative
White Oak Initiative Site
Kentucky Division of Forestry
Kentucky Chapter of the Association of Consulting Foresters

Tree of the Week
National Register of Champion Trees

EcoRegions of Kentucky
Office of Kentucky Nature Preserves
Kentucky Master Naturalist (KYMN) Program


Episode Category: Forestry, From the Woods Today, General Interest, White Oak Initiative