Tag: urban trees

The Role of a Tree Surgeon and What They Do

A tree surgeon, as the name suggests is a person specialised in tree pruning, maintenance and removal. This line of work may sound easy enough. You may think why spend money on tree surgery? The answer is simple. When you hire a tree surgeon, they will ensure the trees in the garden are trimmed in…

By Richard June 14, 2011 1

Victoria Park – Smethwick

Today, in between the rain showers, we had chance to enjoy Victoria Park in Smethwick. Initially it seemed like any other urban park, and indeed it is in many respects. It has a great outdoor gym and has been much improved since the 80’s. The park also has a fair few trees and amongst the usual trees…

By Richard May 19, 2011 0

A great place to park a tree

I have an article I want to share with you from the USA. It is a great idea for increasing both canopy cover and water retention and I look forward to similar initiatives been taken here in the UK. You can read the full article by clicking the link below A great place to park a tree…

By Richard June 14, 2010 0