Archive for February, 2018

EFFECTS OF HEAVY RAIN ON TREES

Posted on: February 26th, 2018 by tr33sbyjake

EFFECTS OF HEAVY RAIN ON TREES It’s not uncommon to see toppled trees in Tulsa, Oklahoma after a heavy rainfall.  While rain can be a good thing for trees, too much of it can cause trouble.  Unfortunately, no tree is safe from Mother Nature and all trees have the potential to fail from extreme weather. […]

CONSTRUCTION AND TREES

Posted on: February 19th, 2018 by tr33sbyjake

CONSTRUCTION AND TREES In today’s world, there is construction everywhere.  Roads are constantly being expanded and improved upon and new buildings and homes are being built.  For most people, construction is an annoyance, but for trees, it can be deadly. TYPES OF DAMAGE Most damage that occurs to trees as a result of construction is […]

TREES WE LOVE TO LOVE

Posted on: February 12th, 2018 by tr33sbyjake

TREES WE LOVE TO LOVE BONSAI The Bonsai is an ornamental, artificially dwarfed tree grown in a pot.  It is known for its tranquility and it brings a natural and peaceful feel to any living space.  These trees can be kept inside or outside, but if it is kept outside, it should be protected from […]

THE EMERALD ASH BORER IN OKLAHOMA

Posted on: February 5th, 2018 by tr33sbyjake

THE EMERALD ASH BORER IN OKLAHOMA It killed millions of ash trees across the Midwest and is now considered the most destructive forest pest in North America.  The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is an invasive, wood-boring beetle doing some serious damage to ash trees across the country. It likely arrived in the United States accidentally […]