At least 110 species (>25%) of the world’s estimated 425 oak species are threatened with extinction. In response to this worrying statistic, the International Oak Society created the Oak Conservation and Research Fund, established with a generous donation from Mark and Jolly Krautmann in 2019, and with additional support from dozens of other IOS members around the world.
Oak Conservation & Research Fund
The International Oak Society has announced the first call for proposals to the Oak Conservation and Research Fund. The fund will disburse two $5,000 awards and five $1,000 awards. The deadline for receipt of applications is December 10, 2020.
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