Tattar, Terry A.
Leaning trees have plagued people since the first lean-to was erected. The perceptions and expectations of nonprofessionals when observing a leaning tree is highly variable and govern the amount of risk accepted. Leaning trees could stand for millennium or. Tree Hazards. Fire Prevention Tips. Featured Trees. 1. Trenching in the critical root zone can cut anchoring roots and increase blow down risk.
2. One of the eight warning signs of a hazard tree is a tree that has begun to lean. Pay close attention to trees that have recently moved from a vertical position. 3.