PINE REMOVAL SCHEDULED FOR YESTERDAY, 8/19/10, HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SEPT. 2nd, THUR., DUE TO EQUIPMENT NEED: BUCKET TRUCK.
UWBG tree crew has scheduled the removal of a large standing dead pine collection for Wed. 8/18 and/or Thur. 8/19. Vitals below:
UW Accession: X-72
Location: Madison Strip
Notes: Standing dead, in decline for several years, oozing pitch near base, possibly caused by boring insects
Wood will be hauled and stump ground ASAP to minimize attracting pine pests.
Targets include: Street – Washington Place. Trail – S. entry pedestrian path. Other – Plant collections
Temporary road and trail closures and/or detours will be well marked at the site and removal posted at the Graham Visitors center and UWBG website. Thank you for your cooperation.
If you have any questions, pls contact me via e-mail or phone number below.
UW Botanic Gardens