How To Identify A Northern Red Oak Tree

The northern red oak tree is a tree that is often overlooked, maybe a native tree that is mostly forgotten. Everyone is always busy chasing the cool new cross or hybrid trees and totally ignore native trees to the USA here that grow well here.
The northern red oak tree will make a great, long lived, large shade tree that is beautiful. 

Check out the images below to help identify a northern red oak tree
Northern red oak tree
Northern oak bark
Northern red oak leaf
Northern red oak tree acorn seeds