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Here’s How to Help Your Sickly Oak Trees

The following guidance was developed by Arlington, Alexandria, and Falls Church urban foresters with participation by Tree Stewards of Arlington and Alexandria and Arlington Regional Master Naturalists.

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Shark Attack Fears and Tree Survival

Did you know that people at the beach are more worried about a Shark Attack than they are about a car accident during the long drive to and from the beach?  Guess which has a higher probability? We learned that fact … Continue reading

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Post-Storm Damages & Treatment for Trees

The homeowners reviewed several tree service providers to remove their beloved black oak downed by Hurricane Sandy. Finding a qualified tree service is important protection for the homeowner. Sometimes less credible tree  follow storms for a quick buck and blow out … Continue reading

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Storms and Trees: Are Trees Dangerous?

REPUBLISHED June 30, 2012  — the information is still relevant for the horrendous storm last night.  We hope to have electricity to cover the recent storm soon!!! In the evening of July 3, 2011, a violent storm ripped thru northern … Continue reading

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Storms and Trees: Part One

A tree fell on our house this winter; actually it was worse than that. Two trees fell on our house. In late January, we were sitting at the dining room table watching the heavy wet snowflakes blanket our backyard when … Continue reading

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