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The care of trees in the built or urban environment.

Predictive Analytics for Tree Care

We live in an age where computers increasingly play an ever-larger role in all facets of how we manage large amounts of information. Companies like Amazon and Apple use data to help forecast future decision-making and consulting firms such as Deloitte

Posted in Bartlett Tree Experts, Fertilization, Pests and Diseases, Tree Pruning, Tree Research, Tree Safety, Urban Tree Care Tagged with: property management, tree care, tree inventory

Understanding Urban Tree Threats: Speaker Event in Bristol, RI

Join Dr. Donald Booth of Bartlett Tree Experts, The Rhode Island Land Trust, and the Bristol Conservation Commission on March 5th at Rogers Free Library to learn more about the pests that seem to be invading our urban forests. Winter

Posted in Events, Pests and Diseases, Tree Preservation, Urban Tree Care

TCIA’s Plant Health Care Training Manual

A great reference book for anyone involved in plant health care is Plant Health Care Technician – Home Study 2 published by the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA). The book is geared toward those training to be a plant health

Posted in Tree Preservation, Urban Tree Care

Using the Tree Doctor App in Everyday Arboriculture

In the August 2014 issue of Arborist News, the article “Tree Problems? There’s an App for That!” features the Purdue Tree Doctor app. As someone who lives and breathes arboriculture, I instantly downloaded the app and began using it on

Posted in Urban Tree Care

Planting of Survivor Tree Sapling at Boston Public Gardens

Bartlett’s Waltham, Massachusetts office planted a tree seeded from the 9/11 Survivor Tree in the Boston Public Gardens. The tree was given to the City of Boston by the National September 11 Memorial and Museum at the World Trade Center.

Posted in Bartlett Tree Experts, Events, Tree Preservation, Urban Tree Care, Volunteering

Being a leader in the tree care industry means continually focusing on learning and innovation. Bartlett’s Tree Topics blog follows in that tradition by offering a place to receive advice on trees, tree pests, tree preservation, and more.