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Obstructions from trees around airports can hinder aircraft operations, requiring the airport to manage tree growth, both on and even off airport property.

ACRP Research Report 259: Methods to Manage Tree Growth Near Airports, from TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program, identifies the mitigation strategies to address immediate needs, and longterm planning.

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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2023. Methods to Manage Tree Growth Near Airports. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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