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RE: stability of surviving stem of a split co-dominant tree.

Subject: RE: stability of surviving stem of a split co-dominant tree.
From: David Evans
Date: Jan 17 2022 17:10:38
<<I've been musing about this for some time; if one has a tree which was 
double-leadered, with a pair of codominant stems and a tight compression fork 
between them>>

Hi Rupert

Put your remaining stem through TreeCalc.

https://www.treecalc.com/?lang=2

It'll give you a starting point Safety Factor.  You'll then have a 
conservative measured assessment, that'll be free of all hidden noise, bias, 
and error that are endemic to qualitative opinions about what is difficult 
and complicated decision.

Cheers

Acer Ventura 




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