Manager of New England T&D Forestry National Grid Worcester, MA
Right Tree, Right Place: Selecting Utility Trees
More often than not, the planting portion of a construction project is the phase given the least amount of consideration and planning. Add to the mix: "proximity to nearby utilities" and you may have a recipe for disaster!
• Understand why it's important to "look & think" before you plant trees
• Consider the importance of instant gratification vs. long-term sustainability
• Learn some simple Do's and Don'ts when selecting and planting trees near utilities