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Thanks for the great job your crew did not trimming the Crepe Myrtle's. There was the potential that this trim could look like butchered job, however it does not. The trees look good and still have a natural appearance. ” - Joseph O.

Ask an Arborist: What is causing these unusual markings on this tree's bark?

When you see stippling marks like these on your trees and wonder about their cause, look to the skies. If you have ever come across bark wounds in your tree that seem to follow a particularly regimented pattern, you could very well be looking at the work of a Yellow Bellied Sapsucker bird.

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Tags: bark, Birds, tree damage, Wildlife
Posted: November 13, 2017