Northwest Missouri Horticulture

Ice storm damage to trees

Ice storms can cause tremendous damage to trees.  The damage may not only injure the tree, but may make the tree dangerous to life or property.  Homeowners must make decisions on how to repair the tree, or possibly even remove it.  Here are some links that should help.

Newspaper columns from Tim Baker, NW Region Horticulture Specialist

MU Extension publications

Other recommended resources