Why Wachtel

Winter 2007 News in Adobe PDF format We have an unique group of professionals who love trees and have great credentials.

You certainly have many choices for tree care companies in southeast Wisconsin, so why choose Wachtel Tree Science & Service?


Because we have a unique group of professionals that no other company in Wisconsin, and no other company of our size in the country can even come close to matching. Our people are special because of:



  • 21 of our 22 arborists have college degrees; three have masters.


  • three are Board Certified Master Arborists
  • 14 are Certified Arborists
  • Nick Peterson was the first Certified Tree Care Safety Professional in Wisconsin and one of the first thirteen in the country.


  • four are past presidents of the Wisconsin Arborist Association (WAA)
  • John Gall is a member of the Wisconsin Urban Forestry Council
  • Paul Markworth is a member of the Federal ANSI Z133 Safety Committee helping to set the safety standards for our industry
  • Paul Markworth is the certification liaison for the WAA
  • Dave Scharfenberger is an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) and WAA board member.


  • Company founded in 1935
  • Combined staff experience of 347 years

And, in addition to all this, they are nice, too! So let the professionals at Wachtel Tree Science & Service help keep your trees and shrubs healthy and beautiful for many years to come.

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  • Urban Forest Management
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  • Robert & Dorothy Miller - Mequon

    " Tree removal was recommended, we had a contract, the job was completed on Tuesday. We are very pleased, excellent team work. Thank you to Anthony."

  • John K. - Waukesha

    "Always pleased with how you keep our trees happy and healthy!  Thanks!"

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