Protection of Young Trees. RoG Decision 33-8/26; Appendix I Part B 3. Temporary Local Rule. Revised 2014-11-25. 
In depth: It might be desirable to prevent damage to young trees or bushes. The Committee may deem that they are immovable obstructions and that relief is mandatory. They may be identified by orange ribbons, supporting stakes, protective nets or tree-basins (with or without bark or wooden chips). 
Note that if there are several young trees close together the area may declared as ground under repair from which play is prohibited. One or several dropping zones may be established -
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More information in the section "How to mark a Golf Course".

Suggested wording. This rule shall allways stand under its own headline. If it is impossible that a player, whose ball is in a water hazard, can have interference under this rule the sentence in red may be removed.

Protection of Young Trees
If a young tree or bush identified by ... and which is an immovable obstruction interferes with a players stance or the area of his intended swing, the ball must be lifted, without penalty, and dropped in accordance with Rule 24-2b (Immovable Obstruction). If the ball lies in a water hazard, the player must lift and drop the ball in accordance with Rule 24-2b(i), except that the nearest point of relief must be in the water hazard and the ball must be dropped in the water hazard or the player may proceed under Rule 26. The ball may be cleaned when lifted under this Rule.
Exception: A player may not obtain relief under this Rule if (a) interference by anything other than such a tree makes the stroke clearly impracticable or (b) interference by such a tree would occur only through use of a clearly unreasonable stroke or an unnecessarily abnormal stance, swing or direction of play. Penalty: Match play - Loss of hole; Stroke play - two strokes.
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