Demystifying Social Equity
This article explores how various communities attempt to integrate equity and diversity into their overall sustainability plans. More than half the cities responding to the survey had adopted none or only one practice to promote equity.
This document contains a qualitative, detailed, and insightful analysis of the One Million Trees initiative in New York City.
Public awareness and engagement is critical for the long-term success of environmental endeavors. Just as every citizen has a right to enjoy the beauty of nature, the responsibility of caring for it lies in their hands, as well. In Portland, Oregon, citizen stewards have embraced their roles and ensured the success of green infrastructure (GI) […]
This site provides a comprehensive database of publications on urban forestry research from a wide range of organizations that are easily accessed using advanced browsing and search features. It was prepared by USFS, University of Minnesota and Urban Forestry South, and Tree Link and is regularly updated.
This presentation gives a great introduction to the art of planning urban forestry. The information is pulled from the actual book, “Planning the Urban Forest: Ecology, Economy, and Community Development” by the American Planning Association.