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What A Difference A Drought Makes

Even with 100 degree F days and drought, planters around Yankton South Dakota received necessary care for this end of season photo. Lisa Kortan, Urban Forester for the City of Yankton, also planted new and replacement trees around the “Tree City.” Kortan said that elm trees were the most common tree needing removal in 2012, … Continue reading

What A Difference A Drought Makes

With drought this past summer, Lisa Kortan, Urban Forester for the City of Yankton was asked about the care of Riverside Park lawn after Riverboat Days. She said that the park supervisor increased irrigation, aerated, and over-seeded the park with “park blend” grass seed that is sold locally. Photo was taken in late September after … Continue reading

What A Difference A Drought Makes

City of Yankton and Keep Yankton Beautiful have partnered to install buffalo grass and plan to install fieldstone-lined perennial flower beds in Rotary Nature Area, according to Lisa Kortan, Urban Forester for the City of Yankton.