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Category: Natural Resources

Advanced Assessment and Mitigation for Urban Tree Canopy Conservation

The City of Tampa, Florida developed and adopted an advanced assessment and mitigation strategy for urban forest canopy conservation. This strategy supports the City’s Urban Forest Management Plan (Northrop et al., 2013) that links forest monitoring and regulatory… Read More

Contemporary Issues in Urban Forest Management: #4 Tree Canopy a Human Perspective

Cities around the world are recognizing that urban tree canopy contributes to more comfortable living conditions. Tree canopy lowers urban temperatures, increases water evaporation and removes air pollutants caused by everyday urban activities. Often overlooked are the value… Read More