What To Do With A Dead Tree
If there is a dead tree in your yard or somewhere on your property, you are left with three options for dealing with it. Standing Deadwood Standing deadwood is any dead tree that is left in place instead of removed. The dead tree will provide a home for a multitude of birds, including songbirds and woodpeckers. It also provides a food source, particularly for woodpeckers and similar species that feed on the insects that are breaking down the deadwood.