Arbor tape killing a healthy young sweetgum.

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SRS Lowerable Basal Anchors

What a jumble of words! SRS lowerable basal anchors? Is that supposed to actually mean anything? For tree climbers in the know, this string of seemingly unrelated words describes a critical component in aerial rescue. Let’s break it down: SRS – stationary rope system utilizes a climbing line that is anchored in place. The other […]

Alvero Lopez under the Kask Zenith Air X Combo.

Product Review: KASK Primero Air and Zenith Hard Hats

TCIA staff arborist Tchukki Andersen, BCMA, CTSP was on the job site in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts, with a crane crew from Mayer Tree Service Inc., to catch their first impressions of two Kask (trademarked KASK) hard hats.

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