​Tree planting in parks and streets is an integral part of the urban landscape throughout Waipa and make an important contribution to both the visual appeal of the district as well as the health and wellbeing of local residents.

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Protected Trees

The Waipa District Plan includes a list of trees growing on private property that have been identified as outstanding specimens that should be protected. Apart from having significant botanical and historical value, these trees enhance the appeal of urban areas.

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Pruning Practice

Proper pruning is essential to ensuring the safe and secure structural development of a tree. Improper pruning can lead to ineffective shoot growth or cause a tree to die.

For information about tree care and pruning click here.

Page reviewed: 02 Feb 2016 1:48pm