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Disposable LandscapesAuthor(s): Kevin T. Smith
Source: The Landsculptor. February: 57-58.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionWhether we are a traditionalist or on the cutting edge of landscape care, we need to take a deep breath and think about what we are trying to achieve, before we select a specific treatment or practice for tree care. We should measure that treatment or practice against what we know about the tree system. I say "system" because the recent years of Modern Arboriculture (Shigo 1991) have demonstrated the value of seeing trees as responsive, integrated organisms and landscapes as living communities.
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CitationSmith, Kevin T. 2008. Disposable Landscapes. The Landsculptor. February: 57-58.
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