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In Defense of Plants podcast features American chestnut restoration

TACF Director of Restoration, Sara Fitzsimmons, stands by a hybrid American chestnut tree at The Arboretum at Penn State.

In Defense of Plants podcast recently featured an episode about the American chestnut tree, interviewing Sara Fitzsimmons, TACF director of restoration. Sara shares the story of the American chestnut, the multiple benefits of the tree and impact of its loss, and explains TACF’s 3BUR approach, expanding on why it’s crucial to utilize all of these techniques to accomplish successful restoration. Click here to listen. (The podcast can also be downloaded.)