Urban forestry is the careful care and management of tree populations in developed areas, for the purpose of improving the quality of life for residents and visitors. Urban forestry advocates the role of trees as a critical part of a municipality’s infrastructure.
Benefits of Health Trees
What this means to the community as a whole, is that trees help:
Clean the air
Deflect UV rays
Lengthen the life span of paved roads
Lower crime rates
Make the community more visually appealing
Manage storm water
Prevent soil erosion
These are just a few benefits of healthy trees in a community.
Tree-Related Problems on City Property or in Rights-Of-Way