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Working in Tree Safely

Working in Tree Safely

Future Champion Cottonwood

Future Champion Cottonwood

Combination of high winds and saturated soil

Combination of high winds and saturated soil

Pecan was planted 7” too deep

Pecan was planted 7” too deep

Removing dead Cottonwood over house built in 1880

Removing dead Cottonwood over house built in 1880

Very carefully pruning the Texas Champion Cottonwood

Very carefully pruning the Texas Champion Cottonwood

Very carefully pruning the Texas Champion Cottonwood

Very carefully pruning the Texas Champion Cottonwood

Texas Tree Climbing Championship

Texas Tree Climbing Championship

Texas Champion Cottonwood finished

Texas Champion Cottonwood finished

Co-dominant trunks need a cable or brace rod

Co-dominant trunks need a cable or brace rod

This is what the base of all trees should look like.  All trees have basal flare, you should be able to see it

This is what the base of all trees should look like. All trees have basal flare, you should be able to see it

Strangling roots inhibit root flare development

Strangling roots inhibit root flare development

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Crane removal

Rogues Gallery

Please don’t abuse your tree

Please don’t abuse your tree

Don’t leave stuff on your tree. It will end up in your tree

Don’t leave stuff on your tree. It will end up in your tree

Don’t leave stuff on your tree. It will end up in your tree

Don’t leave stuff on your tree. It will end up in your tree

Don’t leave stuff on your tree. It will end up in your tree

Don’t leave stuff on your tree. It will end up in your tree

Cables can choke trees

Cables can choke trees

Trees grow and before you know it, what you hung on the tree is in the tree

Trees grow and before you know it, what you hung on the tree is in the tree

Strangling roots can choke also

Strangling roots can choke also

Left in the container too long

Left in the container too long

Left in the container too long-20 years ago.  This tree had a healthy top, but no anchorage

Left in the container too long-20 years ago. This tree had a healthy top, but no anchorage

Pollarding is a technique that began based on the King’s possessions, not science

Pollarding is a technique that began based on the King’s possessions, not science

Pollarding is a technique that began based on the King’s possessions, not science

Pollarding is a technique that began based on the King’s possessions, not science