Deadwooding

Deadwooding which is an essential part of a trees health is the removal of dead branches to a specified diameter and location.

Reasons for deadwooding include:

  • Possible food source for dangerous pests
  • Limit diseases
  • Enhance the beauty of the tree
  • Tree owners duty of care
  • Hazard to people and property

Aura Tree Services team of highly skilled and trained Arborists are capable of providing you with accurate advice on how your tree will respond to best practice deadwood removal including consideration of habitat value.

The removal of dead wood reduces possible food sources for dangerous pests, can limit diseases and also enhance the beauty of the tree itself. Importantly, it also addresses a tree owner’s legal responsibility relative to “reasonable duty of care” as deadwood can become a hazard for people and property particularly in storms.

All deadwood pruning is undertaken in compliance with the Australian Standard (AS4373-2007) for the pruning of amenity trees. No council approval is needed for the removal of deadwood.

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