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Tree Work In San Carlos 

The “City of Good Living” is home to a variety of species of trees. Trees commonly found in the area are Redwoods, Oaks and Bay Laurels. If you are looking to prune for maintenance, NewVista Inc can make sure your trees are well cared for. We can help with crown reduction, crown thinning, crown raising, and vista pruning. If you are considering a tree removal, we can give you a detailed quote and if needed, advice on the permitting process. 


Pruning more than 25% of a Protected Tree Requires a Permit 


Removal of a protected tree requires a permit. 


In the City of San Carlos a tree is protected based on size & species. 


The following trees are protected based on diameter size: 


  1. Buckeye 

  2. Madrone

  3. Bay Laurel 

  4. Coast Live Oak

  5. Valley Oak

  6. Blue Oak

  7. Interior Live Oak

  8. Redwoods

  9. Community Trees

  10. Council Designated Trees


In order to remove a protected tree one of the following must apply:

  1. Dead Tree

  2. Tree Risk Rating

  3. Tree Health Rating

  4. Species

  5. Development

  6. Utility Interference 

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*NewVista Inc makes every effort to maintain accurate and up-to-date information, however, it does not guarantee this and disclaims liability for inaccurate information or any misunderstanding. For most up to date information,  website visitors should contact each city/municipality directly.

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