Auckland is losing its trees at an alarming rate! Only 18% of Auckland’s urban area is covered by tree canopy: with only 6% over 20m in height and 64% under 10m. We need trees for many reasons. Let me explain … What is Auckland’s urban forest? Auckland’s urban forest is the realm of Te Waonui … Continued
When construction starts there are many opportunties to damage trees and vegetation. Try these prevention tips and help look after our urban forest.
Let’s be honest. The truth of the matter is that trees do pose problems for construction teams and their projects in a number of ways.
Before you do irreversible damage to Auckland’s urban forest, and potentially your wallet, a quick check to make sure any trees you intend on cutting or removing aren’t protected, can save problems arising further down the track.
For every garden where Tree King removes a tree, we will plant a free native tree anywhere on the property! And it’s not just for tree removals!! If you would like a free native tree to be planted in your urban forest, please let one of our quote managers know and we will arrange to … Continued
Trees play a vital role in sustaining life on earth. They store carbon, stabilise the soil, give life to wildlife, and more importantly, they provide us with oxygen.
Winter is on its way out, but it is not too late to prune your trees. Now is the best time for pruning most of your deciduous trees. During the colder months the tree is dormant and has no leaves. This makes branch selection much easier when deciding where to make a correct cut. The … Continued
Removal of two large phoenix palms in Herne Bay, with some help from our good friends Ashton Cranes and Aaron’s Contracting. This job consisted of two road closures, 100 tonne crane and around 15 personnel. Because the trees were situated at the rear of the property (approximately 32m from the road) they had to be … Continued