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How to Spot "Zombie" Trees That Look Alive But May Be Dying

In this Commercial Appeal story, Nathan Baker of Jones Bros. Tree & Landscape, a Davey company, shares tips to help you identify trees that could be unhealthy.

Posted: October 9, 2018

They're all around us — the living dead, or mostly dead. Just waiting to wreak havoc.

How's that for a pre-Halloween setup?

But it's true. "Zombie trees," as arborists call them, are all over the place. And unusual weather patterns cause added stress for aging trees that can topple and result in serious damage and injury.

And in a city like Memphis, filled with towering oaks, it's reason to be alert.

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