This is a White Ash we have on our [conserved] property. Last time I measured it, which was five years ago or so, it measured 14’9″ in circumference. Just wanted to share it with you.
—Jed Ladd, Alburgh
About Ash Stories: Ash Stories is a collaboration between the Vermont Land Trust and the Vermont Urban & Community Forestry Program to celebrate Vermont’s ash trees and their role in our woods, wetlands, and towns. You can learn more about the project here.
Do you have an ash story to share? We’d love to hear from you. Email email@example.com with your story to be included in our collection. Questions? Contact Allaire Diamond, VLT ecologist.