Davis, CA (February 1, 2008)- For those who live in the Interior West or the Northeast, there are new versions in the series of Community Tree Guides. These peer-reviewed publications provide regionally based information and quantification of the many benefits that trees provide. They offer help adapting the data to fit your city’s circumstances and suggest ways to maximize benefits through strategic planting.
The newest municipal forest resource analysis provides an in depth study of the urban forest of Honolulu. The majestic and colorful trees of Hawaii’s capital city are providing residents with nearly a 300% return on investment, offering approximately $2.98 in benefits for every $1 spent to care for them.
You can download STRATUM to analyze your urban forest.
Lower Midwest Tree Guide and City Analysis (OK, KS, AR, MO, IL, IN, OH, KY)
Interior West Tree Guide and City Analysis (TX, OK, NM, AZ, CO, UT, NV, ID, OR, WA)
Northeast Tree Guide and City Analysis (ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, RI, NY, NJ, PA)
City of Honolulu Municipal Forest Resource Analysis