Tree Identification

Ever wonder how to identify that tree? These articles should help.

 

Arizona Tree Identification Wiki
By: Mike Vickery (Wiki)
This wiki site was created to help woodturners identify and learn about the woodturning properties of trees commonly found in Arizona or the South West.

 

ArborDay.org Tree Guide
By: The National Arbor Day Foundation
The Arbor Day tree guide is a wealth of information on height and spread, soil and sun requirements, leaves, history, wildlife habitat and more.

 

Tree Book - Learning to Recognize Trees of British Columbia
By: The Government of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests
This online book will help you to identify the native trees in British Columbia.

 

Wood Durability Guide: Timber Durability Chart & Database
By: Inwood Ltd
Wood Durability is an interesting concept to wood turners. Some of our turnings may be sensitive to durability issues or even used outdoors.

Inwood Ltd has created a timber database and has listed a wide range of woods (mostly European) with durability grades/ratings by wood type with images to match! You can check it out and learn about the woods that you may be using!

 

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