The Arboricultural community is becoming more aware of the importance of habitat trees and hollows as part of our ecosystem. The creation of habitat hollows in dead or dying trees is becoming a popular choice for our clients. Tree Essence is participating with local government bodies, Currumbin Wild Life Sanctuary and private clients to help create habitat by utilising trees that may have been destined for removal.
We have be developing methods to install artificial shelter and housing for our native wildlife – Possums, birds, bats,. Unlike externally-attached nest boxes, ours different as we will cut into stems and branches, giving a more natural finish, This design is natural insulated and less obvious to predators. It has a variety of applications, and can be targeted at specific wildlife species.