Charter Oak Preserve is located along the slopes of the Pearl River in St. Tammany Parish. This preserve is not open for public visitation.
What to See: Plants
At this preserve you can see the buckweat tree, which occurs nowhere else naturally in Louisiana.
Why the Conservancy Selected This Site
The Nature Conservancy selected this site because of its diversity of evergreen shrubs and the buckweat tree.
What the Conservancy Has Done/Is Doing
The Conservancy is protecting the buckwheat-tree on this preserve.