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.

Street Trees Complete Trees

Incorporating street trees along pedestrian walkways not only improves the aesthetic appeal, but also improves safety and encourages sidewalk usage.

Heat Island Impacts

Excessive heat events are particularly dangerous and can result in above-average rates of mortality,  excessive heat exposure contributed to more…

Urban Air Quality Briefing

One of the most dramatic improvements achievable from area-wide comprehensive tree canopy conservation and planting is reducing the negative effects…

Planting Healthy Air

A world-wide research project by The Nature Conservancy in 245 cities found that investing just US$4 per resident in tree…