mature tree

mature tree

A tree having a trunk diameter greater than that specified in the applicable code.
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Obviously, a mature tree 'sequesters' from the environment more carbon dioxide than a seedling does; on this score, not even as many as 100 seedlings can collectively replace one, single fallen mature tree.
If it is about 95 years old and is probably the final remaining mature tree in the city centre, then I believe it is worth retaining.
I applaud the Glenora Conservation Association and the City of Edmonton in their ongoing attempts to protect and save Edmonton's mature tree canopy.
Because this is a mature tree, getting water to the roots is critical for uptake, and that means applying sufficient water to wet the top 24-36 inches of soil and allowing it to dry in between irrigations.
South American tree plantations that can produce a mature tree in 15 years will have an impact on the domestic supply and Canadians "are remarkably ignorant of global trends.
Each mature tree can remove roughly 11 kilograms (kg) of carbon dioxide a year.
One study estimates the value of mature trees by comparing the mean sales price of homes that had mature tree cover on their lots to the mean sales price of homes that did not have mature tree cover on their lots.
I DO not know what the filtration capacity of a mature tree is against a sapling but I should imagine that it is very significant in our battle with airborne pollutants, so I can't help wondering why so many of our mature trees are being cut down.
But Birmingham Trees For Life argued that it was still the final remaining mature tree in the core city centre and worth saving.
The report goes on to state that a mature tree in the developments boundary would need to be felled in future due to the close proximity to the apartments windows.
It seems strange that the residents of Linthorpe have rules imposed on them by living in a conservation area but when a council development is planned, the same stringent restrictions do not seem to apply to mature tree preservation.
Israel doesn't have a National Register of Big Trees, but it does have a Mature Tree Survey Project.