Saving The California Oaks

Saving The California Oaks

Saving the California oaks They’re majestic, they’re imperiled, and they’re the most Californian of all trees. Follow our guide to see them in their spring glory. |Bill Marken   California’s major oak species are distinguishable by canopy shape and, up close, leaf structure.   I was an Acorn. Our school was named after the oaks that carpeted my Northern California valley before the ranchers cut them down to plant fruit trees, and our yearbook was