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Rowntree, R.A. 1994. Toward ecosystem management: shifts in the core and the context of urban forest ecology. In: Bradley, G.A. (ed). Urban forest landscapes: integrating multidisciplinary perspectives. Seattle: University of Washington Press. - View Document

McPherson, E.G. 2001. Urban forestry: forestry's final frontier?. Presentation for the Starker Lecture Series, College of Forestry, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. November 15, 2001. - View Document

McPherson, E.G. 2000. Urban forestry issues in North America and their global linkages. Presentation for the 20th Session of the North American Forestry Commission Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada. June 12-16, 2000. - View Document

Rowntree, R.A. 1998. Urban forest ecology: conceptual points of departure. Journal of Arboriculture. 24(2). - View Document

McPherson, E.G. 1998. Atmospheric carbon dioxide reduction by Sacramento's urban forest. Journal of Arboriculture. 24(4). - View Document

McPherson, E.G., J.R. Simpson and K.I. Scott. 1998. Estimating cost effectiveness of residential yard trees for improving air quality in Sacramento, California, using existing models. Atmospheric Environment: Urban Atmospheres. 32(1). - View Document

McPherson, E.G. and J.R. Simpson. 1998. Guidelines for tree planting to reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide in Chula Vista, CA. Davis, CA: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station, Center for Urban Forest Research. - View Document

McPherson, E.G. 2001. New advances in quantifying the environmental benefits of trees. In: Kollin, C. (ed). Investing in natural capital: proceedings of the 2001 national urban forest conference; 2001 September 5-8; Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: American Forests. - View Document

Dwyer, J.F., E.G. McPherson, H.W. Schroeder and R.A. Rowntree. 1992. Assessing the benefits and costs of the urban forest. Journal of Arboriculture. 18(5). - View Document

Scott, K.I., J.R. Simpson, E.G. McPherson. 1999. Effects of tree cover on parking lot microclimate and vehicle emissions. Journal of Arboriculture. 25(3). - View Document

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