Here are a couple of oaks near Buellton, CA that I treated last July with fire mimicry methods (including soil minerals, compost, lime spray). Note that both are showing a noticeable improvement in just one year. While it is not always the case that results are seen in one year, it is not unusual.
This ecologically-based, fire mimicry approach to tree care and forest restoration is repeatedly showing very good results in most cases. As evidence, there are hundreds of before-and-after photos of oaks and other trees posted on this website. How many of these photos do I need to show before more people take action in restoring their trees and soils back to health? Read the rest of this entry »