Tim Walsh, CTSP, ISA
Modern Techniques for Vegetation Management
Director, Safety Operations Asplundh Tree Expert Co. Willow Grove, PA
To some extent, managing vegetation along electric rights of way has not changed much over the years – trees keep growing and interfering with safe, reliable power delivery. How utility arborists manage trees in these areas, however, has changed significantly. We'll take a look at the current thinking behind today's vegetation management tools and control strategies.
• Review Right of Way vegetation management from an historical perspective
• Examine the latest vegetation management techniques & strategies
• Explore what the future holds for Right of Way vegetation management