Blue Spruce Problems
This tree is approximately 27 years old. I just realized it has been in distress for many years. Needlecasting and branch die off. The bottom third is affected. Creeping upward. Is their anything i can do to save this tree? Should i cut it down.
Spruce trees of that age become susceptible to a fungal disease called Cytopspora canker. Here is a fact sheet on this disease:
If this doesn't describe what you are observing, you may want to call in a certified arborist for an evaluation: