How to Recognize Hazardous Defects in Trees

How to Recognize Hazardous Defects in Trees
Title:
How to Recognize Hazardous Defects in Trees
Format:
Booklet
USA Price: 
Stock:
In stock
GPO Stock Number:
001-000-04630-6
ISBN:
9780160813580
Description

Created to help home owners and land managers in recognizing hazardous defects in trees. Suggests possible corrective actions. NA-FR-01-96.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1
Inspecting Trees   2
What to Look For 3
Dead Wood   3
Cracks  4
Weak Branch Unions.   5
Decay   6
Cankers   7
Root Problems   8
Poor Tree Architecture. 10
Multiple Defects  11
Corrective Actions.  12
Move the Target  12
Prune the Tree.  12
Remove the Tree   13
Cabling and Bracing   13
Topping and Tipping—Poor Pruning
Practices   14
Conclusions  15
Suggested Reading   16
Minnesota Department of Natural
Resources  17
USDA Forest Service Northeastern Area
State and Private Forestry  17

Audience

Target audience are home owners and land managers.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$3.50
International Price:
$4.90
Publisher:
Agriculture Dept, Forest Service, Northeastern Area
Key Phrases:
  • NA FR 01 96
  • Tree hazard evaluation, United States
  • Plant Diseases
  • Trees, Diseases and pests, United States
  • Trees, Care of, United States
Weight:
0.125
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Record Creation Date:
07/08/2008
Last Status Update:
02/05/2019
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