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Get to Know Your Local Trees

I'd always loved walking in forests and woodland areas, but I never really took the time to learn about the different species of tree — they all looked the same to me! That all changed when a relative gifted me a beautifully detailed book on local wildlife. From there, I was on a mission to learn all I could about trees, from oak to elm, beech to ash. I've set up this site to share my journey with you. Watch out for fun tree facts, tips on caring for trees on your property, and advice on tree planting and removal.


Pruning a Tree to Make It More Hospitable to Tree Climbers: Essential Tips and Ideas

11 August 2015
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If you have kids or if you are an adult who just loves to climb trees, you can prune your trees in a way that makes them more hospitable to climbers. Although there is always some danger involved in climbing a tree, the right tree maintenance can make it easier. Here are some tips to keep in mind: 1. Schedule tree service on a regular basis The safest trees to climb are the ones that are strong and healthy enough to hold your weight, and part of keeping a tree healthy is getting it serviced on a regular basis. Read More …