Planting Location: Knoxville, TN
Project Description/Objective: The goal of this project is to reforest property that was used for timber previously, back to its native state which is a hardwood forest. Site used to be Virginia pine.
Ecological Benefits: A hardwood forest would increase fire resistance and would increase wildlife habitat.
Community Benefits: Private landowners will benefit aesthetically and increase soil health .
Types of Trees: Red oak, white oak, swamp chestnut oak, Chinkapin Oak
Number of Trees Donated by Noble Oak: 6,000