+44 1803 865913
Series: Research for Amenity Trees Volume: 7
By: David Lonsdale(Author)
388 pages, colour photos, b/w illustrations, tables
This eagerly awaited book completes the set of three handbooks included within the Research for Amenity Trees series. After Diagnosis of Ill-Health in Trees, The Body Language of Trees gave new insights into tree biomechanics. This new volume deals with the whole range of factors which are relevant to tree-related hazards. It will be regarded as essential reading by people whose business is trees, and it will also be of great interest to all those who have a love for trees and a concern for human safety. With an emphasis on principles, rather on a ‘cookbook’ approach, the aim is to place the reader in a better position not only to assess and manage risks to people and property, but also to protect trees from unnecessary felling and disﬁgurement.
- Occupiers’ liability
- Factors contributing to hazard and risk
- Wood decay and the identiﬁcation of decay fungi
- Assessment procedures
- Remedial and preventive management
- Environmental considerations
There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!
Your orders support book donation projects
Your prompt attention has beaten almost every other material supplier hands down.
Search and browse over 110,000 wildlife and science products
Multi-currency. Secure worldwide shipping
Wildlife, science and conservation since 1985