Kentucky has an abundance of trees — about 12.4 million forested acres.
In Eastern Kentucky, forests are full of dense stands of hardwoods. In Western Kentucky, you are more likely to see a riparian forest along a winding river. In Central Kentucky, stately bur oaks often populate urban landscapes.
In Carroll County, we have more than 27,000 forested acres — that is 30.4 percent of the total county.