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arboriculture

the cultivation of trees or shrubs, esp for the production of timber

arboriculture

[¦är·bə·rə¦kəl·chər]
(botany)
The cultivation of ornamental trees and shrubs.
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Once employed in arboriculture, you can study for the Arboricultural Association Technician's Certificate in Arboriculture, the Royal Forestry Society's Professional Diploma in Arboriculture (DipArb RFS) or the Institute of Chartered Foresters' Professional Examination (with arboriculture options).
1 provider per area Lot (giving a possible maximum of 3 successful Participants) to the Council for the delivery of all individual arboricultural activities under 2 000 GBP.
ASHINGTON: PLANS to fell two protected trees in the garden of a house in Ashington have been rejected by an arboricultural inspector.
The work is varied and could include any of the following: cutting grass and hedges; edging lawns; pruning plants; digging and laying mulch; clearing flower beds and buying and planting new plants; checking plants health and spraying against mildew and pests; clearing and recycling garden rubbish by making compost heaps; chipping bark to use on paths; maintenance of equipment; working alongside other staff, such as park attendants, tree surgeons, arboricultural officers and horticultural workers.
working alongside other staff, such as park attendants, tree surgeons arboricultural officers and horticultural workers.
The trees being removed from the vicinity of the new access work have been independently surveyed and recommended for removal on sound arboricultural grounds.
Following recent high winds, a large branch fell off the tree and an inspection by one of Lichfield District Council's arboricultural officers, revealed more large dead branches and a crack down the trunk.
David Garthwaite established arboricultural and horticultural business, The Coppice, in 2005.
A spokesman for the firmsaid: "Enterprise Liverpool's arboricultural officers will conduct an assessment as to what action is required to remedy the issue, with any appropriate works being programmed for completion within the coming seven-day period.
Look for contractors who are members of The Arboricultural Association (01794 368717, www.
Contact the Arboricultural Association for approved contractors and registered consultants by visiting their website at www.
An arboricultural officer, who carried out an inspection of the tree on Upper Green in Tettenhall, said there was evidence of severe decay in the main trunk following storm damage and the only alternative was to fell it.