Juglandaceae, Walnut Family
Location: Walk from Huffman
Recognition Features: bark is shaggy; pinnately compound leaves, usually with five leaflets, the ending 3 leaflets are usually larger than the base 2. Its shaggy bark distinguishes it from other hickories, only shellbark hickory has a similar feature; but even then, it is not as pronounced (Braun 1961).
This tree reduces atmospheric carbon by 906 lbs per year! It also conserves 242 kilowatt/hours of energy by cooling its surroundings.