Certified Arborists are plant care specialists dedicated to excellence in the field of Arboriculture. They are highly qualified in the care of your valuable landscape using the most up-to-date advances, and proven age-old techniques. Certified Arborists are widely recognized professionals. They are educated and trained in: Diagnosis and treatment of your landscape problems. Proper pruning and management techniques for your valuable landscape plants. Understanding tree biology. Identifying and selecting the appropriate plants for your landscape. Installation and establishment of plants to enhance your landscape. Understanding the delicate soil and water relationships which affect plant health. Nutrition requirements and fertilization techniques to keep your plants in peak form. Recognizing trees hazards and construction damage. To maintain and beautify the world around us, residential property, commercial property, or the town you live in, Certified Arborists are there to help you. To qualify as a Certified Arborist, an experienced plant care professional must pass an extensive examination developed by an international panel of experts in the industry and academia. The International Society of Arboriculture maintains this voluntary certification program. The educational program does not stop with testing. A Certified Arborist must keep abreast of new technology, by attending seminars and reviewing the latest publications to obtain necessary continuing education credits. In today's fragile environment, a Certified Arborist can maintain your landscape and help you preserve the aesthetic and ecological value of your trees and shrubs.
About Carl Brockman
An Austin native, Carl Brockman is passionate about preserving the natural landscape of Texas. Carl was a Certified Arborist, formally trained in prescribed burn management and in wildland firefighting, educated in wildlife management, and has more than twenty years experience helping landowners realize their properties’ potential. Through Carl’s experience and vision, Natural Texas has the ability to increase the productivity of your land, as well as its value.