Protecting Trees During Construction – 7.420

Print this fact sheet by C. Dennis and W.R. Jacobi* (3/14) Quick Facts… Soil compaction and grade changes adversely affect tree root health, and can lead to branch dieback and tree death. Prior to starting construction activities, evaluate existing trees in the area to see if preservation is worthwhile and feasible. Involve all parties associated … Continue reading Protecting Trees During Construction – 7.420