USDA Forest Service
 

Pacific Southwest Research Station

 

Pacific Southwest Research Station
800 Buchanan Street
West Annex Building
Albany, CA 94710-0011

(510) 559-6300

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Urban Ecosystems and Social Dynamics

Urban Ecosystems and Processes

Effects of Tree Shade on Asphalt Concrete Pavement Performance

Summary

This study is determining the relationship between the amount of tree shade on asphalt concrete pavement, pavement condition, and the long-term economics of pavement management.


Years of Research:  2000-2002

Funded by:  USDA Forest Service

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Products / Publications:

  1. McPherson, E.G., J. Muchnick. 2005. EFFECTS OF STREET TREE SHADE ON ASPHALT CONCRETE PAVEMENT PERFORMANCE. Journal of Arboriculture. 31(6) :303-310 - View Document [138.18 KB]

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