Guilty of illegally felling a tree in a neighbour’s garden

Many trees across the country are protected by Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs) which prevent any work without written permission from the local planning authority. TPOs are usually reserved for trees with high amenity value but can be applied to any tree which justifies preservation. Unhappy with having a Maritime Pine tree obscure his view of […]

Horticulture sector reacts to legislative programme set out in Queen’s speech | Horticulture Week

A clearer picture of how the new Government’s plans will affect the horticulture industry is unfolding thanks to a series of announcements made as the new Parliament opened this week. On Tuesday The Queen’s Speech outlined the new legislative programme – including an Energy and Green Economy Bill – of the Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition under […]

Tree Decay & Detection Methods

Today we bring you a video relating to arboriculture. It provides a useful insight into the world of detecting tree decay using nondestructive methods and includes two interesting case studies. Tree Decay Detection from University of Minnesota Duluth on Vimeo.