3 Results for tag: landscape

Arborists Qualifications

Experience working safely and effectively in and around trees is essential. Arborists tend to specialize in one or more disciplines of arboriculture, such as diagnosis and treatment, climbing and pruning, cabling and lightning protection, or perhaps consultation and report writing. All these disciplines are related and some ... More


Arborists generally focus on the health and safety of individual plants and trees, rather than managing forests (the domains of Forestry and Silviculture) or harvesting wood. An arborist's scope of work is therefore distinct from that of either a forester or a logger, though the professions share much in common. Scope of ... More

Consulting Arborists

The body responsible for certification of a Consulting Arborist (giving the RCA or Registered Consulting Arborist) is the ASCA(American Society of Consulting Arborists). An arborist, or (less commonly) arboriculturist, is a professional in the practice of arboriculture, which is the cultivation, management, and study of ... More