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Monitoring Field Data Collection

This guide is extremely useful for groups training longer-term volunteers, youth groups, school projects on how to monitor progress at forest restoration sites and gather data needed for mapping tools.

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A Roadmap to Green Infrastructure in the Federal Agencies

This resource created by the National Association of Regional Councils provides users with a clear comparison of the definition of green infrastructure across federal agencies. Look for opportunities to align project goals with priorities in multiple federal agencies to create more opportunities for funding.

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Urban Forests and Healthy Babies

This article provides an overview of a study which demonstrates that mothers living in greener neighborhoods deliver at full term and produce babies with higher birth weights — an indicator of neonatal health.

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Durham Neighborhood Compass

The Durham Compass combines data from local government, state and federal agencies, and the Census Bureau into an interactive map to illustrate to stakeholders the quality of life in and around Durham, North Carolina.  Users can select specific sections of the city and browse a variety of indicators such as tree coverage, impervious area, and […]

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Understanding Our Urban Forest Assets: Methods of Tree Inventory and Urban Tree Canopy Analysis

A key to planning and managing urban forests is first understanding the quantity, quality, and distribution of the resource across the landscape. This webinar discusses the basic concepts of urban forest assessment,  the tools and technologies used for assessment, and discusses applications of assessment data to planning and managing the urban forest. Note: Webinar is available […]

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  • Resource Types:
  • Tutorials and Templates
  • Getting Started Steps:
  • Champion It
  • Map It
  • Planning Process Steps:
  • Build Partnerships
  • Gather Data
  • Publisher(s):
  • Green City Partnerships