mission is to improve our community's quality of life by making our urban
forest safer and more beautiful through education and proper tree care.
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Walton, Registered Consulting Arborist, talks about Heart Rot Decay on
the field day portion of the PTCA's Annual Seminar
held in late August.
Ed Gilman, University of Florida, nationally recognized pruning expert, teaches
pruning techniques at the PTCA's
14th Annual Seminar.
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THE PTCA BENEFITS OUR COMMUNITY
the general membership and public with articles, talks and display booths dealing
with proper tree care.
hands-on workshops to teach local arborists proper tree care procedures and to
train arborists and tree workers for certification by the International Society
speakers from all areas of the Green Industry to educate the membership and local
arborists on such topics as worker's compensation law, contractors law, business
management, recycling tree waste, disease and pest control, tree care in other
regions of the country, safe equipment operation, electrical hazard safety.
CPR/First Aid training for members.
is part of the PTCA field day displays
demonstration of a portable wood mill (below)at the PTCA field day.
in new tree plantings and many Arbor Day projects (see Member
News) throughout San Diego county.
Dr. Bruce Fraedrich, vice-president of research with Bartlett Tree, teaches decay
detection techniques at the PTCA's
13th Annual Field Day. This 2-day event allows arborists to take the previous
day's lecture and see it applied in real situations.
about tree needs, tree buying, planting, tree care
techniques, pruning, hazards, health?