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Kevin P. Harrel
Owner, ArborCare of the Ozarks, LLC

Arboricultural Consultant, services including: 
Diagnosis of tree and landscape problems
Hazardous tree and risk assessment
Expert witness
Litigation and insurance support
Tree and landscape appraisal
Insect and disease identification
Tree protection and management for construction
Tree care and management programs
Plant inventories
Arboricultural training and seminars
Plant quality evaluations

Certifications
Registered Consulting Arborist #504                   
ISA Certified Arborist, #OH-0709A; 
Missouri Certified Pesticide Applicator, Category 3a, Turf and Ornamental Plants, #CO8417
Missouri Certified Pesticide Demonstration and Research Pest Control (Category 10)
Missouri Certified Pesticide Dealer
Certified Mauget Applicator
Certified Resistograph User

Memberships,   Past and Present          
American Society of Consulting Arborists
International Society of Arboriculture
Midwestern Chapter, International Society of Arboriculture
Executive Committee, Board of Directors, Midwestern Chapter, International Society of Arboriculture 2006-2011
Society of Commercial Arborists
Missouri Community Forestry Council, 2001 to Present
Chairman, Missouri Community Forestry Council, Southwest Region, 2002
Regional Coordinator, Missouri Department of Conservation Anti Tree-Topping Campaign, 2002 to 2006
Member, Tree Care Industry Association (Formerly National Arborist Association)
Member, Tree City USA Citizen’s Advisory Committee to Springfield, Missouri City Council, 2005-2010

Awards, Participations
2000 International Society of Arboriculture “Excellence in Arboriculture” award
2002 International Society of Arboriculture “Gold Leaf” award
Guest Lecturer, Missouri State University, Ag Department, Plant Pathology
Guest Lecturer, Master Gardener Program, Missouri University Extension Service, Trees and Tree Care
Presenter, Tree Identification Seminar, Missouri Department of Conservation, Springfield Conservation Nature Center
Grant judge, Missouri Department of Conservation Branch Out Missouri, 1998
Grant judge, Missouri Department of Conservation Tree Resource Improvement and Maintenance (Trim) (2005 and 2007)
Presenter, 2001-2004, Springfield Public Library Children’s Tree Programs, Adult Program “Trees and Tree Care”

 

 

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