Urban Forests

Planting trees on a massive scale may be what it takes to fix the environmental damage being caused by climate change…at least according to some scientists. Opinion
Sep 19, 2013   By Mark Hough
American Forests has announced its list of the top American cities who recognize the economic, aesthetic, environmental and social value of their vegetation, and work to protect and expand their urban forests.
Feb 7, 2013   American Forests
As new studies show the fundamental connection between trees and human health, cities are recognizing the essential elements in cultivating thriving urban canopies. And they're enacting policies to ensure their protection and growth.
Jan 28, 2013   Next City
Poor air quality has led to an explosion of a health problems among vulnerable populations, claims the American Society of Landscape Architects. This video explains how urban forests provide environmental benefits to densely populated cities.
Dec 15, 2011   American Society of Lanscape Architects