Northwest Michigan’s Only ISA Certified Arborist,
ISA Certified Treeworker/Climber Specialist!
A resident of Cedar, Bo provides care for the trees throughout Grand Traverse, Leelanau and Benzie Counties
Bo Burke teaches Arboriculture at Northwestern Michigan College, is a volunteer consultant for the Leelanau Conservancy, and finds time to teach recreational tree climbing if you're looking for something new to do.
Bo is a Certified Arborist / Treeworker, Climber Specialist with the International Society of Arboriculture. Bo has been in the business of climbing and caring for trees for over 15 years. A native of Michigan, he learned his trade in Colorado, working in large trees and tough terrain. He then moved to Chicago in 2007 where he served as Tree Surgeon for the Chicago Park District. Bo now lives in Cedar and is an active arborist, practicing in the Leelanau, Benzie and Grand Traverse area.
Certified Arborists are knowledgeable in the most current tools and techniques used in the field of arboriculture. Certified Arborists perform only accepted tree-care practices in accordance with ANSI A300 standards; unacceptable practices include “topping” a tree, using climbing spikes, and removing trees without just cause. Your trees greatly enhance the value to your property. Trust only an ISA Certified Arborist to work on them
Bo Burke is also a Certified Tree Worker / Climber Specialist, which means he has the skill and endurance to climb trees, demonstrates high regard for safety, and is able to get the job done off the ground. When choosing any tree care company, ask for proof of insurance and references, and be wary of door-to-door solicitations and bargain-basement prices.
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