Well Managed Trees
Healthy, well-managed carterii trees. Note the small number of taps on each tree in the images.
Well-managed trees are part of a healthy ecosystem in the Cal Madow, Gollis Mountains.
Poorly Managed Trees
These are variety of examples of trees that are in decline due to over-tapping, over-harvesting and a variety of environmental factors. Each of these trees shows their stress in a number of different ways. See the images for more details.
These trees to the left have been killed as a result of over harvesting and tapping done to them.
Many Boswellia carterii trees grow in a conical canopy pattern.Other Boswellia trees form an umbrella canopy. These are the two distinct ways in which Boswellia Carterii Trees grow.