Urban Forestry Best Management Practices for Public Works Managers: Ordinances, Regulations, & Public Policies
This guide to best management practices for public works managers covers ordinances, regulations and public policy related to urban forestry.
This free report from the Water Environment Research Foundation details the costs associated with vegetative roofs, rainwater catchment systems, and bioretention facilities. It also provides planning-level cost estimates.
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.
The US Forest Service studies urbanization strategies that can prevent habitat loss and fragmentation for local wildlife. This page includes current research as well as contact information for Forest Service wildlife and urban research experts.
This report details the Community-Based Public-Private Partnership (CBP3): a platform for implementing affordable, integrated green stormwater infrastructure.