Talking Trees with Davey Tree

What is Forest Fragmentation?

June 16, 2022 The Davey Tree Expert Company Season 2 Episode 22
Talking Trees with Davey Tree
What is Forest Fragmentation?
Show Notes

Dan Herms, vice president of research and development at the Davey Institute, discusses what forest fragmentation is, how it affects wildlife and your community, and what can be done about it. 

In this episode we cover:

  • What forest fragmentation is and the impacts (0:33)
  • What can be done? (3:59)
  • Connecting of the fragments (7:21)
  • Urban planning (8:45)
  • How Dan started learning about forest fragmentation (9:27)
  • Wooster Memorial Park (10:52) (19:04)
  • Invasive species (12:05)
  • Garlic mustard (14:14)

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