The Tree Pen Project


Our woodland pastures are disappearing. Age, development, mower damage, and other factors are causing the loss of ancient trees throughout the Bluegrass and Nashville Basin.  The 


black locust

Mature black locust in a tree pen

Tree Pens

Tree pens, Woodford County

Mower damage

Tree pens can protect bark from mower damage.

Tree pens

Large tree pens, Bourbon County

Tree pen

Tree pen with extensive bur oak reproduction