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Small-scale land clearing requires big attention to detail


  There's no question that land clearing is a down-and-dirty segment of the tree industry, with plenty of muscle and brute force needed to get the job done. However, there's also plenty of nuance and detail work involved in a good land-clearing job, says Matt Bouchard, owner of Northeast Top Notch Landworks in Concord, New Hampshire. His company provides a range of tree care and landscape services, including land clearing.
  From protecting the land against unnecessary damage to filing the proper paperwork to leaving the site in good shape, there's a lot more that goes ... (Read More...)

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