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Arborist Site Plan Contra Costa County

The Arborist Site Plan documents the location, species, drip line, and trunk diameter of the trees on the property. As a general rule, only the trees with a trunk diameter of 6 inches or greater measured 4 1/2 feet from the ground are documented. The Arborist Site

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Cutting Tree Roots

Questions I hear many times in the field are “will cutting roots kill my tree or how close to the tree can I cut the roots without harming the tree or what percentage of tree roots can be cut without harming the tree heath?” Of course cutting

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Monterey Pine dieback in the Bay Area

Monterey Pine dieback in the Bay Area

The dieback of  Monterey Pines is caused by the disease Pitch Canker (fungus Fusarium circinatum).  Insects (beetles) carry and transmit the  disease from one tree to another.  The fungus causes infections which obstruct the flow of water and eventually the needles/branches die off. The disease was first

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