Maryland Roadside Tree Law

Crane Picking Up Huge Tree Branch

Before a roadside tree is trimmed or cared for in any way, a Tree Care Permit must be obtained from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Forest Service.

Tree Pruning to ANSI Standards

Tree Pruning to ANSI Standards

Proper pruning encourages growth, increases flower and fruit production, improves plant health and removes damaged limbs, all which give aesthetic appeal to a tree.