Seems like the storm last week was hitting Verwood hard, this is just 1 of the trees we had an emergency call out to deal with after being struck by lightening. From receiving the call to being on site in under 1 hour to deal with this compromised tree outside a school. We left the tree in a safe manner and returned within 48hrs to fell the remaining stem.
The team had a day out looking at new equipment and watching some climbing competitions at the APF in Warwickshire
This Monterey pine was dismantled and stump ground out. Great team work from all involved to get this job wrapped up in a day
The definaition of Arbor
1. a leafy, shady recess formed by tree branches, shrubs, etc.
2. a latticework bower intertwined with climbing vines and flowers.
3. Obsolete. a grass plot; lawn; garden; orchard.
Wikipedia defines the practice of Urban foresty as the care and management of urban forests, i.e., tree populations in urban settings for the purpose of improving the urban environment. Urban forestry advocates the role of trees as a critical part of the urban infrastructure.
Arborcare is the care of trees, strubs, hedges etc in areas that they need to be tended to.
In the UK there is an association that on all matters arboricultural in the UK, the Arbocare Association provides a home and membership for all those employed within the sector; championing the sustainable management of trees in places where people live work and play – for the benefit of Society.
We provide the standards, training, support and recognition that put our members - in the UK and overseas - at the peak of their profession.
Reducing a pretty hefty old Poplar today due to a bifurcated Union at the base and the target area