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General right-of-way clearance guides

Below are DREMC’s standard methods of clearing trees and vegetation from the right-of-way. The method selected depends on the type of tree and its proximity to the power line. Each method is designed for optimal safety and healthy tree growth.

Crown Reduction

Overhang Trimming

Overhang Trimming diagram

Directional Primary Pruning

Service Line Trimming