Wilding Pine Control South Island

  • Drilling and poisoning
  • Basil Bark spraying
  • Skid Hoping
  • Tree Felling
In remote locations or on very steep hillsides, crews are dropped off by helicopter (skid-hopping) then picked up and moved on to other sites
These wilding pine seedlings are poised to rapidly out-grow the natural vegetation, young trees will either be hand-pulled or felled using a pruning saw loppers or chainsaw.
The contractors drills holes in the trees and injects a herbicide solution into the trunks.
A superb example of progressive wilding pine control. The big old pines have been poisoned standing.

For more information download the PDF Wilding Pine