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Flooded trees – minimize injury

Peter Gillitzer, Research Asst.

This document will help you understand types of tree damage caused by floods, and what you can do after floods.

Types of damage

After the flood

For more information consult the Iowa State publication "Understanding the effects of flooding on trees," or contact the University of Minnesota Department of Forest Resources Extension and Outreach office at 612-624-3020.

Mike Reichenbach 3/09


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