limbing spruce trees

Asked April 10, 2019, 4:57 PM EDT

fairbanks memorial hospital just limbed all the spruce trees on the grounds, including the trees at the doolittle building. many of the trees were limbed up to 20 feet. i have read that this is unhealthy for the trees. is that correct? (it is also very unsightly)

Fairbanks North Star Borough Alaska pruning trees and shrubs trees

1 Response

Hi there,

Please contact Julie Riley about this - she can be reached at jariley@alaska.edu, 907-474-2423 or 907-230-7339