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Pacific Southwest Research Station

 

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Urban Ecosystems and Social Dynamics

Urban Ecosystems and Processes

Urban forestry issue in North American: global implicaions

Summary

Urban forestry can address important environmental and social issues associated with urbanization in North America. Ecological, economic, and political constraints to urban forestry are presented and regional urban forest plans in "sister" watersheds are described as a promising implementation approach.


Years of Research:  3

Funded by:  USDA Forest Service, Center for Urban Forest Researh, PSW Research Station

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Products / Publications:

  1. McPherson, E.G. 2003. Urban forestry issues in North America: global implications. Engineering Green, National Urban Forest Conference San Antonio. Texas - View Document [246.28 KB]

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