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Urban Forests: Melbourne’s Plan to Green the City

Urban Forests: Melbourne’s Plan to Green the City

Australia’s second largest city has unveiled a $19.1 million plan to unleash a sea of green across the city by boosting urban forests and decorating buildings with ‘vertical greening.’

We Calculated How Much Money Trees Save For Your City

We Calculated How Much Money Trees Save For Your City

When it comes to natural spaces, trees are keystone species in the urban ecosystem, providing a number of services that benefit people.

More Trees, Happier People

More Trees, Happier People

When cities grow, green space dies. Replanting it has been shown to lift the human spirit.

Carbon Offsets for Urban Trees Are on the Horizon

Carbon Offsets for Urban Trees Are on the Horizon

Austin, Texas, and King County, Washington, are testing carbon credits for planting and protecting urban trees.

Acre For Acre, Urban Trees Can Store As Much Carbon As Tropical Forest

Acre For Acre, Urban Trees Can Store As Much Carbon As Tropical Forest

Trees lining city streets, in public and private gardens, in parks, and in patches of urban woodland do a lot for cities.