TREES AND UTILITIES
The companies that supply electricity to homes
and businesses must maintain overhead power lines. Trees can grow
into these lines and cause conflict.
Use the links below to research information
about trees and utilities. As you conduct your research, evaluate
the source of the information. What bias might it have? Is it
primary research or does it restate someone else's research?
A Technical Guide to Urban and Community Forestry - Utility Arboriculture
Tree Link - Journal of Aboriculture
We Energies - Tree Planting
Alliant Energy - Tree Trimming
Madison Gas and Electric - Tree Care and Landscaping
Trees Are Good - Tree Care Information
Type the following into a search engine to explore other
possible sources of information about your issue.
Trees + utilities
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