In November last year, we identified that the Red Oak (Quercus rubra) at the Pembroke Road entrance to Bickleigh Vale Rd outside Hurst, was looking very unwell and we've sought advice as what to do to help it survive.
There is a lot of growth from other plants around it for possums the gain access. so we thought that, perhaps we could clear surrounding plants to stop the possums flight path to the tree. There is no power line access to the Oak tree for possums which is one positive.
Our community has rallied around and are implementing the following plan:
Friends of Edna Walling at Bickleigh Vale Village