The Benefits of Investing in Trees
This toolkit was designed to be a source of outreach materials for showing the benefits of street tree and green infrastructure investments. Produced by the California Urban Forests Council, these field-tested tools are adapted for use with multiple audiences.
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 […]
This new EPA web-based tool helps local officials and other community members consider the benefits and uses of green infrastructure.
This US Forest Service site explores how healthy trees and forests provide communities with a host of climate-related benefits. The webpage includes an outstanding synthesis of issues, concerns and strategies for managing resilient communities.
This comprehensive guide introduces readers to the economic, environmental and social benefits of green infrastructure.