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Urban trees

a guide for selection, maintenance, and master planning

by Leonard E. Phillips

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trees in cities.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLeonard E. Phillips, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB436 .P45 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 273 p. :
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1738489M
    ISBN 100070498350
    LC Control Number92043723

    It shows that close interactions with the local urban communities who benefit from trees are key to success. By drawing upon international state-of-art knowledge on arboriculture and urban forestry, the book provides a definitive overview of the field and is an essential reference text for students, researchers and practitioners. Urban Trees and Human Health: A Scoping Review The urban forest is a green infrastructure system that delivers multiple environmental, economic, social and health services, and functions in cities. Environmental benefits of urban trees are well understood, but no review to date has examined how urban trees affect human health.

    Bill Logan’s latest book, SPROUT LANDS: Tending the Everlasting Gifts of Trees was published by WW Norton in March Dr. David Nowak is a Senior Scientist and Team Leader with the USDA Forest Service in Syracuse, NY. Dr. Nowak received a B.S. and M.S. from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, and a Ph.D. from the University. Book. Recent Post by Page. Urban Trees. Today at AM. Urban Trees. Yesterday at AM. Urban Trees. Urban Trees. August 11 at AM Negativityness. August 11 at AM Are we being bombarded with too much information, too many opposing points of view, and not enough knowledge to make an informed decision? Or is it just.

    Emily Oaksford - Casey Trees, Planning Associate Mary Blakeslee - Casey Trees, Research Associate Reviewers Jessica Sanders, Ph.D. - Casey Trees, Director of Technical Services and Research Jim Woodworth - Casey Trees, Director of Tree Planting Sue Erhardt - Casey Trees, Director of Education Jim Sherald, Ph.D. - Casey Trees, Board of Directors. An urban forest is a forest, or a collection of trees, that grow within a city, town or a a wider sense, it may include any kind of woody plant vegetation growing in and around human settlements. As opposed to a forest park, whose ecosystems are also inherited from wilderness leftovers, urban forests often lack amenities like public bathrooms paved paths, or sometimes clear borders.


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