Rescued Baby Woodpeckers

Vicki Andersen and her volunteers from the Songbird Care and Education Center in Orange County, CA cared for these three Acorn woodpeckers from the time they were about two days old when they became casualties of tree trimming in Hacienda Heights. For weeks, the birds needed to be fed about every 15 minutes for 14 hours a day. Exhaustive devotion … Read More

Portland arborist promotes pruning dead trees for wildlife

If you want to remove a dead tree on your property but want to lower the cost, certified arborist, Brian French, is just the man. He’s in Portland, OR, and yes, he does travel for business, even for teaching other arborists! Brian will offer you a win win solution, i.e a win for you and a win for wildlife. He … Read More

Wildlife Trained Arborists act as first-responders for Baby

Not all first responders show up to handle emergencies with flashing lights, blaring sirens and recognizable badges.  Some are simple men in orange shirts and helmets like West Coast Arborists’ Foreman, Francisco Villanueva, and his crew.  On May 24 they were called to McClatchy Park in Sacramento, California, to remove a fallen elm, but then unexpectedly discovered a wildlife emergency. The … Read More