Biology News
Ecology of the Oak-Hickory Forest | Clifftop - The Republic-Times

The Republic-Times
Clifftop presents an “Ecology of the Oak-Hickory Forest” field trip Saturday, May 12, from 1-3 p.m. at the White Rock Nature Preserve, 6438 Bluff Road, Valmeyer. Residents of Illinois have always been dependent on its forests and trees for economic ...

Local News: Landowners invited to Fire Ecology Workshop (4/25/18 ... - Cassville Democrat

Cassville Democrat
Event to provide scientific background on prescribed fire use. A Fire Ecology Workshop, hosted by the Oak Woodlands Forests Fire Consortium and partnering organizations, will be held on Saturday, May 19 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at Roaring River State ...

Mt Oak

Cooma, New South Wales - Australia

Mt Oak Community Association website, established at the 2nd ConFest in 1977. Mt Oak is 1140 hectares of granite outcropping mountains of Drooping Sheoak and Black Cypress Pine, Apple Box grassy woodland and Monaro temperate grasslands, on the Murrumbidgee River and the Murrumbucca Creek. After more than 30 years, though the Mt Oak Community Association members (old and new) may live elsewhere, the original ecological, ownership and concensus principles still apply to the land, while the restoration and stewardship of the rare and threatened ecosystems and species has become the primary focus for today's community association and friends

Quercus ilex (Holm Oak or Evergreen Oak)
United Kingdom

Photographs of entire tree, leaves, catkins and acorns.

Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak, English Oak)
United States

Physical description, range, habitat, biology, threats, and conservation information. Includes a photo.

Quercus falcata var. falcata and var. pagodifolia (Southern Red Oak and Cherrybark Oak)
United States

For each variety, discusses habitat, native range, associated forest cover, and detailed facts on reproduction and growth. Includes distribution maps.

Oak Treehopper
United States

Images of adult and nymph.

Poison Oak
United States

Botanical, toxicological and ethnobotany information, with photographs, on Toxicodendron diversilobum and other related and unrelated plant species containing the toxin urushiol.

Oak Key
United States

Identification keys based on characteristics of acorns or twigs for 12 New England species.

About Oak Trees
United States

Provides detailed information about different types of oaks, as well as pictures, and links to sites that sell them.

International Oak Society

Nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging the study and cultivation of the true oaks (genus Quercus). News, events and publications.

Healthline: Poison Oak
United States

Article about the allergic skin rashes caused by poison ivy, oak, and sumac. Includes description, causes, symptoms, and treatment for the painful plant rashes.

Spiny Oak Slug
United States

Wikipedia provides a description of this moth, Euclea delphinii, with a photograph of its unusual caterpillar.