Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire

Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire

Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe YorkshireHere at Longleaf Tree and Woodland Consultancy, we are an independent arboricultural practice, specialising in tree management for public & private sectors. Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire.

As a homeowner or a business owner, when you are told to get professional Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire reports, you may be tempted to think that it’s just a bunch of pictures with measurements, but there’s actually quite a bit more that goes into it than that.

If you need a professional report, there are certain components that should be included. 

In this blog post, we’ll discuss what goes into a typical report and why each component is important. This information will help you understand what to expect from a professional surveyor and ensure that your survey is comprehensive and accurate.

Relevant Information Captured in Reports

  • The species and dimensions of the tree
  • The Age and general health of the tree
  • Life expectancy
  • The extent of damage done to a tree by pests (if any)
  • Management recommendations

Major Components of a Tree Survey

Some of the components of tree reports can magnify many issues that have not been noticed with certain trees, groups of trees or the entire site so that practical advice can be provided for you. Here they are:

  • Detection of Pests, Diseases and Decay Detection

Pests can cause leaf decay, stunted growth and weakening of trees, depending on the insect. Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire must also include which pests are causing havoc through the use of dependable tools like sonic tomography, tree motion sensors, and chlorophyll fluorometer, among others.

  • The Diversion of the Tree Population

If there’s an imbalance in terms of tree species, a survey should be able to reflect it. This will help you recommend other species of trees to create a balance. As a landowner, it will protect you from losing all trees in the event of a disease outbreak. It will also help you decipher which trees are most suitable for a particular site, depending on the soil, climate or structure of the environment.

  • Safety Risks

When trees are located near people and property can constitute in the event of a storm or environmental imbalance. If you allow your tree to grow into an advanced stage of decay, it’s dangerous to you and others around you. The report should scan if there are any safety risks or health hazards that some trees can pose. 

And if they pose a possible risk, your surveyor would recommend that you fell the trees. If you’re buying land with scattered trees, your tree report should provide accurate information to that effect so that site managers can come up with realistic designs.

  • Compliance with Government Policies

Some regions require Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire depending on their location. In countries that take the protection of the environment quite seriously, some trees are protected from being cut down because they are home to some endangered species. When it comes to caring for trees, there are many laws to look out for. Those laws also look out for the protection of employees of high-risk work departments and spell out a duty of care which holds the landowner responsible for any accident that might occur.


Whether it’s in a vast forest, small wooded area or open city, Tree Surveys Skelmanthorpe Yorkshire, or an arboricultural Report are of huge importance. To avoid any clash with the law, neighbor or any other member of society, as a landowner, homeowner or business owner, it’s important you are aware of what a survey is about. With a survey, you’re equipped with vital information as to how to care for your trees and how to take preventive maintenance procedures. Don’t hesitate to get a professional arborist to scan your trees.