Also called eastern black oak.  Its outer-bark is black, and inner-bark is yellow (other sources) or green (seen by this author when fresh-shaved).

Native to southern 🇨🇦 Canada, and eastern 🇺🇸 USA.

In this area:

due to possible infestation by oak wilt disease Bretziella fagacearum.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
Quercus hosts caterpillars of 452 species
of butterflies and moths, in some areas.
  One of the red oaks.

Great shade tree.  Wood is used to make furniture and barrels.

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