A timely call to save urban street trees

Lowe, Kate
July 2008
Horticulture Week;7/10/2008, p18
Trade Publication
The author discusses the Urban Canopy Initiative, a bid by reverse of street tree loss from urban environment in Great Britain. She cites the gathering of arboriculture professionals led by consultants Jeremy Barrell, Neville Fay, and environmentalist professor Chris Baines who explore the role of trees in climate-proofing in the cities. She mentions the statement of Barrell who said that trees are important in urban environment. The author asserts on the reversal of urban deforestation.


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