It's not just the
Yes, that's right. They install a layer of road base, compact the living suitcase out of it and then lay the
Does compacted road base let lots of water and oxygen through to the tree's roots?
And there's another problem:
How is the council going to replace this tree?
Cut a big hole in the resident's very expensive
No, I didn't think so either.
Net result: treeless verges*.
The council should never have allowed people to start doing this in this prestigious estate. But they can still stop it. Allow the ones that are there to stay but don't allow any more.
This is a serious issue folks. We'll pay for this big time if we don't wise up.
See also my previous posts about
* Just out of camera shot were three more verges covered in