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Pacific Southwest Research Station

 

Pacific Southwest Research Station
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Urban Ecosystems and Social Dynamics

Urban Ecosystems and Processes

Published Reports

We publish research findings in journals, conference proceedings, and periodicals, as well as General Technical Reports and dissertations.


Results 1-20 of 152

McPherson, E.G. 2003. A benefit-cost analysis of ten street tree species in Modesto, California, U.S. Journal of Arboriculture 29(1): January 2003 .Articles in Journals - View Document [398.94 KB]

Peper, P.J. and P.A. Barker. 1993. A buyer's guide to root barriers. In: Watson, G. and D. Neely. The landscape below ground; proceedings of an international workshop on tree root development in urban soils; 1993 September 30-October 1. Savoy, IL: International Society of Arboriculture :186-193 .Articles in Conference Proceedings - View Document [392.74 KB]

Pickett, S.T.A., W.R. Burch, Jr., S.E. Dalton, T.W. Foresman, J.M. Grove and R.A. Rowntree. 1997. A conceptual framework for the study of human ecosystems in urban areas. Urban Ecosystems. 1 :185-199 .Articles in Journals

Kendall, Alissa; McPherson, E. Gregory. 2011. A life cycle greenhouse gas inventory of a tree production system. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment (Online First, 11 October 2011) .Articles in Journals - View Document [231.97 KB]

Wu, Chunxia; Xiao, Qingfu; McPherson, E. Gregory. March 2008. A method for locating potential tree-planting sites in urban areas: A case study of Los Angeles, USA. Urban Forestry and Urban Greening .Articles in Journals - View Document [1.36 MB]

Xiao, Q., E.G. McPherson, S.L. Ustin and M.E. Grismer. 2000. A new approach to modeling tree rainfall interception. Journal of Geophysical Research 105(D23) :29,173-29,188 .Articles in Journals - View Document [2.92 MB]

Maco, S.E. 2002. A practical approach to assessing structure, function, and value of street tree populations in small communities. Davis, CA: University of California. M.S. Thesis .Dissertations/Thesis - View Document [2.39 MB]

Randrup, T.B., E.G. McPherson, and L.R. Costello. 2003. A review of tree root conflicts with sidewalks, curbs, and roads. Urban Ecosystems .Articles in Journals - View Document [335.78 KB]

Simpson, J. and E.G. McPherson. 1998. A tool for evaluating atmospheric carbon reduction by urban forestry programs. In: Kollin, C. (ed). Cities by nature's design: Proceedings of the 8th national urban forest conference; 1999; Atlanta. Washington, D.C.: American Forests :58-61 .Articles in Conference Proceedings - View Document [394.5 KB]

McPherson, E.G. 1992. Accounting for benefits and costs of urban greenspace. Landscape and Urban Planning. 22 :41-51 .Articles in Journals - View Document [900.74 KB]

McPherson, E.G., J.R. Simpson and K.I. Scott. 2001. Actualizing microclimate and air quality benefits with parking lot tree shade ordinances. Wetter und Leben. 4(98) :353-369 .Articles in Journals - View Document [133.13 KB]

McPherson, E.G., J.R. Simpson and K.I. Scott. 2001. Actualizing microclimate and air quality benefits with parking lot tree shade ordinances. Wetter und Leben. 4(98) :353-369 .Articles in Journals - View Document [133.13 KB]

Scott, K.I., E.G. McPherson and J.R. Simpson. 1998. Air pollutant uptake by Sacramento's urban forest. Journal of Arboriculture. 24(4) :224-234 .Articles in Journals - View Document [1.01 MB]

Maco, S.E. and E.G. McPherson. 2002. Assessing canopy cover over streets and sidewalks in street tree populations. Journal of Arboriculture 28(6): November 2002 .Articles in Journals - View Document [114.51 KB]

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) :227-234 .Articles in Journals - View Document [770.88 KB]

McPherson, E.G. 1998. Atmospheric carbon dioxide reduction by Sacramento's urban forest. Journal of Arboriculture. 24(4) :215-223 .Articles in Journals - View Document [509.4 KB]

McPherson, E.G., J.R. Simpson and K.I. Scott. 1996. BACT analysis: are there cost effective air quality benefits from trees?. In: Proceedings of the 9th joint conference on the applications of air pollution meteorology with the Air and Waste Management Association. Boston: American Meteorological Society :355-359 .Articles in Conference Proceedings - View Document [433.62 KB]

Soares, A.L., Rego, F.C., McPherson, E.G., Simpson, J.R., Peper, P.J. Xiao, Q. 2011. Benefits and costs of street trees in Lisbon, Portugal. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 10 (2011): 69-78 .Articles in Journals - View Document [646.55 KB]

McPherson, E.G. 2004. Benefits of Trees: Watershed, energy, and air. Arborist News. 13(6): 29-35 .Articles in Periodicals - View Document [623.26 KB]

McPherson, E.G., J.R. Simpson, P.J. Peper and Q. Xiao. 1999. Benefits-Cost Analysis of Modesto's municipal urban forest. Journal of Arboriculture. 25(5) :235-248 .Articles in Journals - View Document [109.58 KB]

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