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7th graders from The Well School pose in front of the chestnut orchard sign at Tom Rush Forest.

Annual Chestnut Orchard Work Day Includes Young Volunteers

Anna Berry | November 10, 2022

We're grateful to The Well School's 7th graders, who volunteered to assist with our ongoing research.

A forester looks up with binoculars.

Forestry Friday: Searching for Female Ash Trees

September 23, 2022

Since a single ash tree is either a male or a female (in some tree species this isn’t the case and a tree may have both male and female parts), it will be important to make sure we leave some of each uncut during the harvest, to provide the species an opportunity to pollinate and set viable seed.