The Center for Urban Forest Research produces
a wide variety of urban forestry research products,
available to public managers, urban planners,
city foresters, landscape designers, arborists,
and other interested parties. The products are
presented in the following formats and can be
accessed by clicking on each category type or
using the search option to the left:
Our Center publishes research findings in journals,
conference proceedings, and periodicals, as
well as General Technical Reports and dissertations.
We've put our newsletters on hold temporarily, but you can keep in touch with the latest research being done at the Center by signing up for our News Briefs! Click here to add your
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Our Center produces easy-to-read summaries
of our research projects.
Center staff attend and present at numerous
local, national, and worldwide urban forestry
conferences and meetings. View our PowerPoint presentations
Our Center is in the process of producing
various computer models that can be used to make
informed decisions regarding urban forest
STRATUM - an application within the new i-Tree software suite, is an easy to use, computer-based program that helps communities assess the benefits of their street trees. - Learn more
- a Web-based program designed to evaluate the
economic trade-offs between different landscape
practices on residential parcels. -
Visit our new ecoSmart site!
Municipal Forest Resource Analysis
Our reports provide detailed information on a particular city's tree resource. They include urban forest structure, function and value, along with resource management needs. A summary of annual benefits is provided that includes energy conservation, air quality, stormwater runoff control, and property value increase.
Our Tree Guides identify and describe the benefits
and costs of planting trees in a specific climate
region to assist community officials and tree
managers increase public awareness and support
for tree programs.
Our Center creates one page fact sheets to
provide a quick reference to urban forestry
research facts. They are designed to be photocopied
Center News Briefs
Periodically, things occur at our Center that
are newsworthy but beyond the scope of our newsletter.
We email these in PDF format to our subscribers.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Our Center produces lists of frequently asked
questions for particular research projects.