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The removal of selected secondary branches to reduce canopy density. The end result allows more dappled sunlight through the tree.It also reduces the sail effect of the tree in windy weather. This does not change the size/shape of the tree at all. Crown thinning is not suitable for conifers.
Oak tree before crown thinning
Oak tree after crown thinning
Crown Thinning is quite often combined with a crown lift to maximise light