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.
This comprehensive guide introduces readers to the economic, environmental and social benefits of green infrastructure.
This report from the International City/County Management Association and the University of Arizona discusses the successes and challenges of achieving social equity in developing sustainable communities.
This guide lays out the costs and benefits of selected tree species in the Northeast US, calculated for environmental values. It also provides a good explanation of how benefits are delivered and monetized.
This resource for public works managers provides a detailed overview of the process and components behind crafting an urban forest management plan. It was produced by the American Public Works Association.