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Tree Protector Blog

Inspirational and Informational Writings and Videos

1: LOVE TREES

1st of 10: LOVE TREES

That feeling of appreciation in your heart when you see a beautiful tree or take a walk in a park is first and foremost. Kinda makes you wanna hug 'em.

Posted on 
Dec 1, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

Top 10 Ways to Hurt Trees and Four Common Themes in Tree Decline and Death

This is a summary list. Each Way to Hurt Trees has its own related blog post. Any of these ways could kill a tree. All are bad, and it’s hard to prioritize them into a “top 10” list.

Posted on 
Nov 11, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#10 Way to Hurt Trees: Pollution, Dumping, Litter.

Can you imagine trying to live while drinking oil-y water? In trash? However, there's praise for Tree Protectors.

Posted on 
Nov 10, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#9 Way to Hurt Trees: Removing leaves from the drip zone

"Wait" you say. "Aren't we supposed to get them off of the grass?

Posted on 
Nov 9, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#8 Way to Hurt Trees: Wrong, Inappropriate Use of Chemicals

Posted on 
Nov 8, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#7 Way to Hurt Trees: Poor Transplanting

I don’t want to list all the ways that people often do transplanting badly. I would rather write out how to do it well. If you read carefully, you’ll have a high chance of success.

Posted on 
Nov 7, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#6 Way to Hurt Trees: Failing to Water

You can't live for more than a day or so without water. Trees need a regular supply of water.

Posted on 
Nov 6, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#5 Way to Hurt Trees: Careless Practices and Injury

Posted on 
Nov 5, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#4 Way to Hurt Trees: Cutting down nearby trees and disturbing the ecosystem

Cutting any trees or even clearing a piece of land isn't just the sad loss of many trees, but surrounding trees and the ecosystem are in peril because of it.

Posted on 
Nov 4, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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3: DO'S AND DON'TS

#3 Way to Hurt Trees: Construction Abuses

Posted on 
Nov 3, 2020
  by
Basia Alexander
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