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New York Works | A Brooklyn Arborist

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The iconic image of New York City is the jagged skyline of glass buildings that jut into the air. But Chris Roddick spends his days climbing the city's natural sky scrapers: trees. For 17 years, Roddick has been pruning, planting and inspecting trees at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Tree Knowledge

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Chris Roddick, Brooklyn Botanic Garden senior arborist and author of The Tree Care Primer (Brooklyn Botanic Garden All-Region Guide), discusses tree maintenance in the wake of the recent deaths and injuries from falling tree branches in Central Park.

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