Tree Shaping is Absolutely Incredible
It’s been called many different names. Tree shaping. Arbortecture. Biotecture. Grown furniture. Living Art. Pleaching. Tree training. But there’s only one…Read More
UFMPs for Post-Natural Disaster
In last week’s post, we explored how prevention such as root channels and pruning in urban forests can go a long…Read More
UFMPs for Natural Disaster Prone Cities
I remember watching the devastation when Hurricane Katrina hit. Destruction and disaster filled the streets, families were displaced, lives lost, and…Read More
Steps 5 & 6: Public Relations and Education & Cost/Benefit Analysis
The following are steps 5 and 6 in our series of developing an urban forestry management plan. If you haven’t seen…Read More
Urban Forestry Management Plan Steps 3 & 4
A large part of the reason why we plan for anything is to reduce risk. We want to minimize the chance…Read More
Urban Forestry Management Plan Steps 1 & 2
So here we are, planning for the plan. As we mentioned in last week’s blog post, there are typically six components…Read More
Why an Urban Forestry Management Plan?
So originally I thought we were going to be able to cover this topic in one post but let me tell…Read More
The Benefits of Urban Trees
As I was walking down the street in downtown Greensboro I noticed that something was different. I approached The NewBridge Bank…Read More
What is Urban Forestry?
Although the term “urban forestry” may not have been used with ancient Egyptians, Persians, Greeks, Chinese and Romans, there is evidence…Read More
PRESS RELEASE: Duke Carbon Offset Initiative, Urban Offsets Launch Local Carbon Emissions Reduction Program Partnership with City of Wilson, N.C., generates first-of-its-kind carbon offsets via urban forestry.
(Wilson, NC) – The Duke Carbon Offsets Initiative (DCOI) at Duke University is supporting the City of Wilson, North Carolina’s efforts…Read More