14 November 2012
Its great to see the Telegraph reporting on the issue of Grey Box Dieback in Western Sydney. Dissemination of information is the first stage/ Its important that as many pepople as possible are aware of this problem and then we can start to all be part of the solution. Please contact us to find out more about this important issue. Read the article here.
13 November 2012
Glenn Bird was happy to assist the Rouse Hill Times with information for their article regarding Grey Box Dieback within the Eucalyptus moluccana population of Western Sydney. It is a significant ecological crisis in the area and the article provides a valuable service in getting the information to the general public. We would however like to clarify one aspect of the article. Glenn Bird was not involved in the University of Western Sydney research into the problem. He was involved in the Office of Environment and Heritage Workshop to help formulate treatment strategies. Read the article here.
08 November 2012
I had an interesting day today attending the workshop held by the Office of Environment and Heritage to address the serious issue of the Grey Box dieback (Eucalyptus moluccana) that is having a devastating impact on the Eucalyptus moluccana popultations throughout Western Sydney. Not only is this causing a visual eyesore of vast tracts of dead Eucalypts throughout Western Sydney but it is now posing the very real risk of causing the demise of the endangered ecological community of Cumberland Plain Woodland (CPW)......
04 October 2012
Spring has sprung and the warmer weather is with us. Now is the perfect time to start planning for the control of pests and bugs in your trees. For a select range of tree pests, the most effective method of control is direct injection of a systemic pesticide.
05 May 2012
Glenn Bird has completed the judging process for the Landscape NSW & ACT (LNA) 2012 Awards of Excellence. The standard of projects this year was exceptional and it was an inspiring experience to see the level of skilled workmanship and pride that have been incorporated into these projects. We look forward to the LNA Awards night to unveil the winners and to celebrate their Landscape Excellence
28 February 2012
Birds Tree Consultancy are very excited to announce that our Principal Consultant Glenn Bird has been accepted within the Institute of Australian Consulting Arboriculturists (IACA). IACA are an industry association devoted to fostering the highest standards of professional development. It is another endorsement of the standard of professionalism and qualifications of our practice.
24 January 2012
Birds Tree Consultancy have recently taken delivery of a new Resistograph and completed training and certification from IML Australia. The Resistograph provides accurate and unequivocal data regarding the internal structure of trees. To learn more about what how the Resistograph may be used for your project click here.
Birds Tree Consultancy provides arboricultural consultancy services throughout NSW to the highest qualification level (AQF5). Our practice strives to provide professional services to meet all expectations and requirements for a wide range of clients. Our services reflect our core values of research, ongoing development, ethics and independence.
Our principal Consultant, Glenn Bird has over 25 years experience in the Arboriculture, Horticulture and Landscape industries and brings this wealth of experience to our clients. Glenn’s wide and varied experience enables Birds Tree Consultancy to bring an industry wide focus to our consultancy.
Our client list includes Local Government Agencies, Developers, Town Planners, builders and private landowners. We hope to be able to assist you with your requirements.