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Review of Experts’ Question Time: III - Tree Risk

By Mark Chester, 22 June 2015

Review of Experts’ Question Time: III - Tree Risk

This was the third time that the Consulting Arborist Society has hosted this Tree Risk Assessment event, and the line-up was updated, with Kevin Martin, Tree Manager at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and Neville Fay joining Dr. David Lonsdale.  Kevin’s contribution was particularly timely as Kew hosted the first EQT, and he has personal experience of both having to defend a tree inspection system, and of it being found sufficient.

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Mark Chester is a practising tree consultant at Cedarwood Tree Care, executive director of the Consulting Arborist Society and a former Tree Officer. A graduate in Amenity Horticulture, he holds the AA Technician′s Certificate. He is a Chartered Arboriculturist and Chartered Environmentalist. A Fellow of the Arboricultural Association and professional member of the Institute of Horticulture, he is a Cardiff University Expert Witness. Follow me on Google +.