Tag: Urban forest

Diversity in Landscapes

In the arboricultural industry there is a great deal of talk about the necessity of planting a diversity of species of trees in the urban forest.   The theory, if you will, is to avoid catastrophic loss in case of disease or insect pressures that…

What is an Urban Forest?

There are probably as many different definitions for an urban forest as there are people you ask. One definition on the internet stated simply it was a densely wooded area located in a city. Hmmmm, well. Do they mean a remnant of an original…