Restoring Veteran Black Poplars

Regularly managed old pollards can be managed with hand tools ……..

Old pollards which haven’t been cut for many years can become very top heavy and a danger to themselves! In the North West of Herefordshire, a group of local Tree Wardens are applying for grant funding to enable restoration work to be carried out by tree surgeons on several large, old, local trees.

Doug's HWT BP Pollarding Article Spring 2016 web