Tending Elder Oaks With Our Soil Mineral Treatment!

Tending elder Oaks with our soil mineral treatment! The minerals we spread beneath the Oak canopy mimic the benefits that a low intensity fire would provide. Restoring soil health through a tremendous amount of elements and nutrients that enhance tree growth. #stewardship on Tamien territory (Portola Valley) 🔥🍃 #oaks #minerals #elements #whatwouldfiredo #nutrientsupport #treehealth #treehealthcare #landback #bayareabusiness #womeninbusiness #savetheoaks #oldgrowth #rematria

Fire Mimicry Takes Many Forms...

“What would fire do?” Fire mimicry takes many forms, clearing is a big aspect of healing Oak groves! A healthy, low intensity fire would creep through the land and burn up any low vegetation, unlock nutrients, reduce pathogens and clean the forest floor! 📍 Mutsun Territory, in Tayauta “home of the elk” #chainsaw #clearing #treeclearing #treepruning #treehealth #treehealthcare #treehealing #chainsawwoman #chainsawman #landback #honornativeland #goodfire #fire #whatwouldfiredo

Insect Damage Surgery

Insect damage surgery See full process of our surgery steps! 1. Reveal of decayed & eaten tissue that is darkened & infected from insects & worms eating through the tree 2. Hatcheting reveals red (healthy) tissue and shows perimeter of surgical section 3. Multi-tooled finished surgery with all infection removed 4. Fully cauterized tissue: the fire stimulates healing of the tree after it has been opened 5. Limewash poultice to provide calcium to the healing area and keep the t

Benefits of Limewash On Trees

Golden hour limewash ❤️‍🔥 Benefits of Limewash on trees: The limewash is a very necessary part of the process. We call it “liquid fire” it essentially acts as a protective coat to the trunk that is very alkalizing and high in calcium. It prevents insects, mosses and lichens from colonizing the tree bark and reduces further cracking/splitting in the tissue. The bark of Coast Live Oaks should be smooth, but because of the Calcium and nutrient deficiency with no fire or additio