Resources

We are constantly researching and studying the maintenance and diagnoses of our local trees, and the issues affecting them. Want to learn more? Browse our always expanding library of resource links below!

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Does Your Arborist use professional practices established by the ANSI 300 Standards from the Tree Care Industry Association?
Learn more hereā€¦
http://tcia.org/business/ansi-a300-standards

Emerald Ash Borer
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/psep/Publications/EAB/FAQSUL21AshTrees.pdf

Trees increase property value:
http://www.milliontreesnyc.org/html/urban_forest/urban_forest_benefits.shtml

Local Tree Information:


*2012 Inventory of Trees Native to Livingston, MT http://www.livingstonmontana.org/living/docs/City_Tree_Inventory___2012.pdf

*Trees for Montana, their size, and where they grow
https://www.northwesternenergy.com/docs/default-source/documents/safety/nwe_mt_tree_flyer.pdf

*MSU Extension Native Species Handbook
http://msuextension.org/publications/OutdoorsEnvironmentandWildlife/2B0323.pdf

*Montana Native Plant Society
http://www.mtnativeplants.org/filelib/123.pdf

*Aspens: Not the Only Small Tree in Town
http://www.colostate.edu/Depts/CoopExt/4DMG/Trees/aspens2.htm

Tree Care and Maintenance:


*Deep Root Watering
http://www.ktrh.com/pages/gardenline-deeproot.html

*Watering Trees and Shrubs
http://ag.arizona.edu/pubs/water/az1298/

*Tree Owner Information/ ISA
http://www.treesaregood.org/treeowner/treeownerinformation.aspx

Common Tree Problems and Diseases:


Spider Mites

Fruit Flies

http://www.forestpests.org/acrobat/fidl5.pdf
http://www.ext.nodak.edu/extnews/hortiscope/tree/chkechrry.htm
http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/faq7622?opendocument
http://entomology.osu.edu/bugdoc/Shetlar/factsheet/christmasstree/spruce_spider_mite.htm
http://www.colostate.edu/Depts/CoopExt/4DMG/Trees/trees.htm
http://www.treehelp.com/poplar-insects-diseases/

Cabling and Support Systems:
Reviewing A300 Tree Support Systems Standards (with Peter Becker of Bartlett Tree Experts)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeqfWq0Hc7w