Grissett, Sheila
March 2003
International Oaks;Spring2003, Issue 14, p6
Academic Journal
The article reports that a road project being done in Jefferson Parish in Louisiana in 2003 might damage the live oak Quercus virginiana. Efforts are being done by a group led by Louisiana Governor Murphy James Foster, Jr. to protect the tree, which is estimated to be approximately 600 years old. The tree is registered in the Live Oak Society as Old Dickory.


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