Made in the Shade

Spencer, Scott
May 2010
Best's Review;May2010, Vol. 111 Issue 1, p82
Trade Publication
The article discusses the assessment of the trees' health by certified arboristst to protect homeowners from potential property damage and liability claims in the U.S. It notes that half of structural losses sustained during windstorms are due to falling trees. It adds that routine maintenance of large trees is important in loss prevention programs. It presents some less recognized signs of poor tree health like root damage, co-dominant stem and longitudinal crack.


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