After sawing the tree, the author returned to the area where it was cut and reexamined the boards and cross sectionat the crotch. The reexam provided some interesting data.
Prevention and control of blue stain is easily achieved either through end-coating exposed wood surfaces in logs,prompt drying after sawing, better drying, or, as a last resort, chemical treatments.
Whether it involves creating a lasting memory from a tree felled by Hurricane Sandy or providing lumber for a special project sawn from on-site trees, Forest All Consulting is witnessing a growth in this unique aspect of its business.
With its amazing backstory and beautiful forests, Nickel Mountain was the perfect setting for a spring workshop on diagnosing and mitigating forest disease.