Explains techniques that can be used to minimize the impact of construction on trees. Describes landscape protection plans, special construction methods, symptoms of damage and treatment strategies. Includes a list of tree species and information about their tolerance to root severance, soil compaction and flooding; soil pH preference, mature height and spread; potential to become hazardous; whether their roots cause damage; and landscape value. For homeowners, real estate developers, builders and remodelers, contractors, tree services and others interested in protecting trees from construction activities.
MES Distr Ctr (firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards: 800/876-8636, 612/624-4900.