Urban Forest Assessments Resource Guide
American Forests developed this resource guide to provide a framework for practitioners interested in doing urban forest ecosystem assessments.
This guide is divided into three main sections designed to walk you through the process of selecting the best urban forest assessment tool for your needs and project. In this guide, you will find the following sections:
- Section I: Urban Forest Management – explains urban forest management and the tools used for effective management
- Section II: How to Choose an Urban Forest Assessment Tool – details the series of questions you need to answer before selecting a tool
- Section III: Urban Forest Ecosystem Assessment Tools – offers descriptions and usage tips for the most common and popular assessment tools available
Urban Tree Canopy Assessment, Urban Forest Management, Economics/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Ecosystem Management