Storm Damage

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The weather is starting to hint at Summer storms to come. Keeping your trees in good shape is the best form of protection from storm damage, however sometimes that isn’t enough.

Learn about the ways to prepare your trees beforehand. Hurricane precautions

Follow the link here, to see how to triage your tree. 6 first aid tips for tree damage

The University of Florida provides some useful photos to help assess how bad the damage is. See tree assessment, and so much more information.

P.S. – when designing your landscape, trees in groups help to stabilize each other in storms. Trees make good buds!!


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