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Oaks in the Urban Landscape: Selection, Care, and Preservation
By Lawrence R. Costello, Bruce W. Hagen, and Katherine S. Jones
Focusing on processes for management and protection of oaks in urban areas, this book aims to maximize the longevity and benefits of oaks in the urban landscape by addressing three key areas: selection, care, and preservation. Published by University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources, this current and comprehensive reference emphasizes California native species while also discussing some non-native oaks that are common in many urban areas. (©2011, softcover, 265 pp., index, full-color photos)