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Best Management Practices - Managing Trees During Construction, Third Edition (2023)

By Nelda Matheny, E. Thomas Smiley, Ryan Gilpin, and Richard Hauer

  • Item #: P1535
  • Member Price: $19.95(US Dollars)
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ISA has developed a series of Best Management Practices (BMPs) for the purpose of interpreting tree care standards and providing guidelines of practice for arborists, tree workers, and the people who employ their services.

This BMP describes tree conservation and preservation practices that help to protect selected trees throughout the construction planning and development process so that they will continue to provide benefits for decades after site disturbance. This 3rd edition print contains more than 15 full-color images, including updated and brand-new illustrations.

Topics in this BMP include considerations and practices to account for during the 6 phases of construction:

  • Planning Phase
  • Design Phase
  • Preconstruction Phase
  • Construction Phase
  • Landscaping Phase
  • Postconstruction Phase

(©2023, softcover, 64 pp.)

*Replaces 2nd edition (2016)

Purchase this BMP along with its corresponding A300 and save now!

Second edition still available through ISA’s Quebec chapter in French.

This BMP has a corresponding CEU opportunity!

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