Vegetation Management—Tree Trimming


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Vegetation Management—Tree Trimming
1010607 Vegetation Management—Tree TrimmingVegetation management is a specialized field that goes far beyond the trimming of trees. Vegetation management involves right-of-way ground clearance as well as line clearance issues. However, for overhead distribution facilities, the lineman normally only has to resolve tree-trimming concerns. Tree trimming must be completed in a manner that is environmentally acceptable. The reader is encouraged to review the following two industry standards for tree care operations ANSI A300, Tree, Shrub, and Other Woody Plant Maintenance and ANSI Z133.1, Pruning, Trimming, Repairing, Maintaining, and Removing and Cuttin…
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Thomas M. Shoemaker; James E. Mack: Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Twelfth Edition. Vegetation Management—Tree Trimming, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export