Certified / Consulting Arborist

BIG BEAR businesses involved in brush clearance, tree removal, tree trimming, landscape maintenance, and weed abatement

This list is offered as a convenience only and does not denote nor imply any endorsement of the same by the Big Bear Fire Department. It is recommended that you ask to see a current liability insurance certificate, workers’ compensation certificate and copy of workers’ compensation declaration page, and the required State contractor license or current arborist certificate prior to any work being started.  Contact the Contractor’s State License Board at (800) 321-2752 or www.cslb.ca.gov for questions regarding any contract work and for verifications of proper licensing and insurance.

All of the businesses have attended Big Bear Fire Department’s course of instruction on requirements and techniques to properly create fire resistant landscape, defensible space and proper tree care while conducting fire hazard abatement within Big Bear.


Nativescapes, Inc.

Marty Murie

P.O. Box 555
Big Bear City, CA 92314
(909) 878-0050
Contractor’s License #880949 C27, D49

Urban Wildland Interface Services

Douglas Craig
PO Box 895
Big Bear City, CA  92314
ISA Certified Arborist/Utility Specialist # WE-8860AU
ISA Certified Tree Risk Assessor # PNW-1030
Tree Preservation Planning
Landscape Health Assessments and Guidance
Wildfire Defensible Space Assessments
909-584-LEAF (5323)