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Published June 25, 2010, 12:00 AM

Additional soil may hinder oak tree growth

Q: I am in a panic trying to figure out how to save a big oak tree in my yard. I believe it is a burr oak. Two years ago, I did some dirt work in the yard around the tree and increased the dirt level above the roots by about 6 inches.

By: Don Kinzler, INFORUM

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