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ARB eBlast
The Official Members eMail Newsletter of the Arboricultural Association
March 2017
Issue 4
Grigore Bulbic

Second fatality in 12 months

We were shocked and saddened last week to hear of the tragic death of another young, fit and competent arborist, Grigore Bulbic, who died from chainsaw injuries while working in the tree.

Read the AA’s comment here:

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Donate in memory of Greg:


Sheffield Street Trees

AA calls for respect of local arbs

Following concern from local arborists and AA members, we’ve launched a statement which calls for a more balanced debate and respect of local tree care professionals who’ve been affected by the ongoing furore.

Read the full statement:

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Devon Tree Services, Buckfast Abbey Redwood Dismantle

A brilliant short film from ARB Approved Contractor Devon Tree Services which demonstrates the complexities and technical skill involved in professional tree work.

Watch the clip here:

Watch the video >

We Need Your Help!

One of the key responses members give us is a desire to see the public profile of the Industry and Arboricultural Association raised. This is a clear priority and to succeed we need to use our strengths, one of which is you – our membership and supporters.

If you have a story you think is a newsworthy, please tell us – by email, Twitter or Facebook, and the good old telephone still works here too.

We need good news stories supported by pictures and/or videos: visual impact is the key.
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Inverewe – an excursion with trees

AA Scottish Branch member Kevin Frediani shared this presentation he gave for a Branch event at Dundee Botanic Gardens.

View the presentation >

Look out for the fourth regular AA Training ePulse coming to inboxes shortly…


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Closing date: 12 March 2017

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