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Warning signs of snow damage to trees

Winter is officially here and that means more snow is headed over the Rockies to cover Denver. Most of our early winter snowstorms are powder or partial powder, which don’t usually weigh down trees. Spring snowstorms tend to have the denser, wetter snow, even ice in some situations. It’s the heavier snows that cause more snow damage.

Whether we’re facing a new delivery of powder or a heavy spring snow, trees are vulnerable to bending,