Resource Library

This searchable library contains a curation of research papers, guides, ordinances and other resources deemed most helpful in making the case for urban forestry or making it happen in your community.

DC Green Build Out Model

The Green Build-out Model is a planning tool that quantifies the cumulative stormwater management benefits of trees and green roofs…

Charlotte Tree Ordinances

Comprehensive and detailed, these ordinances not only preserve existing trees, but lay out specific rules for development, construction and maintenance…

LID and GI in Texas

Provides guidelines for using low impact development techniques to manage stormwater. Includes information on the local approval process for a…

Tree Trench Factsheet.

This factsheet describes tree trenches and includes photos and graphics. Other useful information includes benefits and limitations of use, maintenance…