It has been quite a bust storm season this year. [...]
We had a little fun the other day doing some unusual tree work. We were asked to help clean and dust the slide in Play World at the Highland Recreation Center in Largo Florida.
The Asian Longhorned Beetle (ALB) has not been spotted in Florida, but it has been found in 5 states so far
The root pathogen, Ganoderma lucidum, generally enters a tree through wounds, tears, cuts or damaged roots. Most trees in Florida can be affected by this disease. The DNA of the disease is slightly different between hardwood trees and palm trees.