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Urban Forestry

Trees provide benefits for flood and stormwater management through volume control and runoff pollution treatment, shade to reduce heat island effects and health impacts, and carbon sequestration to mitigate future climate impacts.

  • Planting Trees for Urban Stormwater Management

    This 2-page article describes how tree planting provides stormwater management, how trees can increase the performance of best management practices (BMPs), what factors influence their stormwater mana...