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Tree Risk Assessment and Formative Pruning Can Improve Safety and Reduce Liability

Posted by Kelly McGlothlin, M.S., Associate Arborist The structural development of trees in unpopulated areas is not a problem since there are usually not any targets of concern when a tree falls or loses a limb.  But in urban settings, trees … Continue reading

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Landscape Trees for the Central Valley: A List of Species, Attributes, and Environmental Tolerances

Selecting a tree species considering its environmental tolerances and growth attributes is a pre-requisite for successful landscape performance.  The following table presents critical arboricultural information for over 100 trees to assist the land manager in selecting an appropriate tree species … Continue reading

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