Tree Watering Tips from the Texas Forest Service

This YouTube PSA was put out in September 2011, but still applies today.  While we may have seen some rain this spring, Texas remains in drought.  For those of you who planted new trees on Arbor Day, these tree watering tips may help you keep them healthy.  See the video posted below, or go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ciEjYvwwQZs.

Check out these fact-sheets on how Urban Forests Protect Water Resources (PDF) and Effects of Drought Stress on Trees & Landscape Plants (site).