oak trees

Letter to Editor: city racing to cut down oaks?

There appears to be a growing awareness and public dismay that Rocklin’s government is in a race to cut down all the beautiful native oaks and fill the remaining open space with ...

Protesters stand tall to protect oak trees

Concerned citizens looking to stop the perceived slaughter of mature oak trees along Sierra College Blvd are taking to the streets in an effort to change the political will of the ...

Oak tree removal angers community

The proposed Rocklin Commons retail development at the junction of Granite Drive, Sierra College Boulevard and Interstate 80 is attracting attention. The shops haven’t open, nor ...

Letter to editor: Loss of trees appalling

I’m sure many of us have noticed the appalling clear cut of over 300 trees on Granite Drive. You can’t drive down I-80 without seeing the devastation. Rocklin allowed this i ...

Ask the Master Gardeners: Red spots on oak leaves could be mites, gall wasps

Question: The leaves of my oak tree have red spots on them. Is this a problem? Answer: The spots are most likely caused by erineum mites or gall wasps. Both cause only cosmetic d ...

Rocklin park receives 300 new oak trees

More than 50 volunteers helped plant 300 native oak trees and other native plants at Johnson-Springview Park last Saturday as Creek Week in Rocklin came to a close. Creek Week is ...