- Author: Sabrina L. Drill
There's been some recent news coverage about new threats to our oaks. Gold Spotted Oak Borer was recently found in Riverside County in Idylwild, and Rosi Dagit from the RCD of the Santa Monica Mountains wrote about GSOB and the Poylphagous Shot Hole Borer in the Topanga Messenger. "Imagine what Topanga and the Santa Monica Mountains would look like if all the oaks were gone. While we have long focused on development as a major threat to our oaks, there are some new threats, possibly as close as your woodpile that could be even more devastating to our trees" she writes. You can read it here.