Flying high – using drones in arboriculture

Recently we had the opportunity to assist some ecologist friends carry out tree inspections to look for potential bat roosts. This is something we have done before, as most of us are trained and competent tree climbers (if a little slower than we used to be!). This...

O ruined piece of nature! – a blog by Ian Monger

O ruined piece of nature! (King Lear, Act 4, Scene 6) Whether it’s an ancient woodland felled for a poorly thought-through infrastructure project or street trees condemned because an aggressive contract says so, the beast of human industry was winning out long before...