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New Tree & Ornamental Info from LIAA Meeting at Hofstra

Our team  went in full force to the Long Island Arborists Association's 45th Annual Tree Symposium at Hofstra University. We  were able to get information and ask scientific experts about some of the upcoming tree and ornamental pests facing us on Long Island. These include: Emerald Ash Borer, Southern Pine Beetle, Asiatic Long-Horned Beetle, White [...]

February 9th, 2017|

Avoid Oak Wilt – Prune Trees Now

an ancient oaks leafy treetop. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) is very likely going to make it mandatory to prune oak trees no later than the end of February in order to slow down the spread of Oak Wilt disease, which has started to wipe out oak trees. Call [...]

January 15th, 2017|

Save Money – Prune Your Trees

Arborist pruning trees Hope all of you made it OK through the first big blizzard of 2016. The snow's melting and now is the time ti get on the calendar before the next big one. If you were feeling a little nervous about your trees and falling limbs as the wind was howling, [...]

January 26th, 2016|

First Blizzard of 2016 – Are Your Trees Ready?

Snow toppled trees Well folks, the time has come for the first serious winter storm to hit Long Island in 2016. Certainly it won't be the last! We hope that you and your family get through no problem, but please call us if any limbs come crashing down or (God forbid) any trees [...]

January 22nd, 2016|

Winter Pruning Is The Most Wonderful Time of The Year

Iced Branches Pruning your trees in the winter will take care of hazard tree problems before any problems occur, rather than when your house has been trashed or your driveway blocked. Recent wind storms have knocked out power by toppling trees and dropping limbs. More serious storms are already en route. When the ground was frozen we can [...]

January 19th, 2016|

Winter Damage to Trees: What You Can Do

  Salt Injury to Cryptomeria This winter has caused a lot of damage to ornamental trees of all different types, from salt injury to white pines and other salt-intolerant evergreens, to wind damage from Super Storm Sandy and subsequent winter storms, to damage caused by heavy, wet snow from the record setting February [...]

February 27th, 2013|

Lesson #1: Prune trees before storm, not after!

What happens when you don't prune trees before storms Beech tree pruned by Fox Tree this year, picture taken day after Hurricane Sandy Fox Tree finally got internet back and can post again. I know you all are recovering from storm damage caused by Hurricane Sandy! Our crews have been working [...]

November 5th, 2012|