Moki Smith News & Info
Latest on tree news and information, fire safety and wildfire updates. Here you will also find great articles on tree design, tree care, tree facts and the history of trees in our local area and throughout our great state. Have questions or comments? Leave your remarks right under the article of choice.
Also, feel free to contact us via email or by phone at 408-772-8942 anytime. We’d love to hear from you!
COVID-19 News and Updates
Check here often for the best up to date news and information regarding COVID-19 and the impacts of the pandemic and Shelter in Place on our local and regional areas.
California and West Coast Fires
Updates on the California and Pacific Coast wildfires and their impact on our local area. From reputable sources, get up to the minute information right here.
Staying Healthy During S-I-P
Great news and information, tips and tricks to live your best life during these challenging times. Remember we are stronger together and we will all get through this!
Spring Tree Care Checklist
Spring is here and your trees will slowly break out of the slumber of winter dormancy after enduring the prolonged cold spell. In addition to bringing your backyard to life with a [...]
The Importance of Trees; KidZone
KidZone Science - © Contributed by Leanne Guenther: Trees are an important part of our world. They provide wood for building and pulp for making paper. They provide habitats (homes) for all [...]
Changing Lives In A Positive Way
By Arbor Day Foundation | August 31, 2020 Two years ago this September, Hurricane Florence swept in from the Atlantic and devastated large sections of the eastern seaboard with terrifying winds up to [...]
The Importance of Trees for Kids: Teaching the Next Generation
By Erica Loop in Thinking Sustainably on Tom's of Maine online As a parent who understands what trees do for all of us, you probably also understand the importance of trees for [...]
3 Things You Didn’t Know Trees Did for You
From Conservation International - Morgan Lynch: Without forests, life on Earth as we know it would be unthinkable. Regular readers of this blog know that forests are home to a wealth of [...]
What is an Arborist?
Why Hire an Arborist? Arborists specialize in the care of individual trees. They are knowledgeable about the needs of trees, and are trained and equipped to provide proper care. Hiring an arborist [...]
Tree Hazards and Risks
Managing Hazards and Risk Trees provide numerous benefits to those living and working in the urban environment, which increase with tree size and age. However, older and larger trees are also more likely [...]
Pruning Proper pruning technique is important for a healthy tree. Please review our animated Tree Pruning Guide as well as videos on why pruning is necessary, the rules of pruning, and the ABCs of pruning. When to [...]
Tree Watering: when, how, and how much
Tree Watering Tree watering is a key part of tree care, but it is difficult to recommend an exact amount due to the variety of climates. A few guidelines will help you [...]
More News and Information
News and information on our trees and their role in a healthy environment.
News and information related to the commercial tree industry.
News and info on DYI tree maintenance and care of your trees.
Local and Regional public notices related to trees, fires and public safety.
News and information on keeping your trees and surrounding spaces safe and enjoyable.
Trees as Art
Fun and interesting news and information on trees in the world of art.
Some of Our Work
A snapshot of our recent work includes expert trimming of Japanese Maples, planting design and consultation, and removal of dead and decaying trees to give new life to formerly overcrowded spaces.
Our large tree preservation expertise maintains the health of numerous beautiful Oaks throughout the South Bay Area, helping them to thrive in all their glory.
Visit our gallery and view our services for more in-depth descriptions of our work, and call us today to get started! (408) 722-8942
Moki- you and your crew did a great job!
Thank you so much for taking on our small job… and thank you for the Starbucks card!
The Lopez Family
My neighbor was using your company,
and it was great you were able to quote and complete my project the same day since you were already on the street! Thanks for the Starbucks card!
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