”Celebrating Alabama‘s Longleaf Pines” – TPR‘s In Focus – Oct. 5, 2021

The Southern Longleaf Pine is the State Tree of Alabama.  Jon Kressuk, a graduate student researcher in forestry science at the University of Arkansas, talks with Carolyn Hutcheson, In Focus host, about the Montane Longleaf Pines found on Flagg Mountain in the Weogufka State Forest, which is administered by the Alabama Forestry Commission.  Several of the pines date back to the 1600s and 1700s.