Tree Care & Trimming

Finding a Certified Tree Arborist Near Me

What is a Certified Arborist?

A certified arborist is a professional who has obtained certification from a recognized organization, such as the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA), after meeting specific education and experience requirements and passing a comprehensive examination.

Arborists are tree experts who plant, prune, diagnose diseases, treat pests, and remove trees when needed. They care for trees. Certification shows that the arborist knows how to take care of trees and make good decisions about managing them.

ISA Certified Arborists at Southern Botanical Landscaping

What is the Difference Between an Arborist and a Certified Arborist?

The primary difference between an arborist and a certified arborist lies in their continued education and credentials:

An arborist is a professional who specializes in the care and maintenance of trees. They may have varying levels of experience, education, and training in arboriculture. Arborists can learn through experience or education. Some have formal training from universities or technical schools, while others learn informally.

A certified arborist is an arborist who has obtained certification from a recognized organization such as the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA). Arborists typically need to meet specific education and experience requirements and pass a comprehensive examination to become certified. Certification demonstrates that the individual has achieved a certain level of expertise and knowledge in arboriculture.

While all certified arborists are arborists, not all arborists are certified. Certification signifies a higher level of professionalism and expertise within the field of arboriculture.

Find an Arborist with the ISA Arborist Search Tool

The International Society of Arboriculture is the licensing organization behind the prestigious credential. They have a great tool called Find An Arborist on their website that allows you to search for an ISA Certified Arborist Near Me. Once you find an ISA Arborist nearby, you can contact them directly with the information provided on their profile.

Choosing the Right Tree Care Professionals

Southern Botanical is one of the most well-respected local tree service companies in Dallas Fort Worth. We have over a dozen certified arborists to help with your tree care needs.

Our team of tree professionals is knowledgeable in all aspects of arboriculture including proper care, tree trimming, tree removal, and stump grinding.

The right tools for the job are important and our tree workers have some of the best, including specialized equipment such as bucket trucks and air spading tools.

Looking for a Certified Arborist? Contact us on our website for a free 30-minute consultation with one of our tree experts.