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Urban forest assessment in northern Delaware

Urban forest assessment in northern Delaware

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station in Newtown Square, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban forestry -- Delaware -- Statistics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid J. Nowak ... [et al.].
    GenreStatistics
    SeriesResource bulletin NRS -- 33
    ContributionsNowak, David J. 1961-, United States. Forest Service. Northern Research Station.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB435.52.D3 U73 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 p. :
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23912341M
    LC Control Number2009376834

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An analysis of the urban forest of the Wilmington, Delaware, area was conducted for three areas: 1) a metropolitan corridor in New Castle County (NCC); 2) the city of Wilmington (within NCC); and 3) the Rattlesnake Run sewershed (within the city of Wilmington) using the Urban Forest Effects (UFORE) model.

The three most common species in the NCC urban forest are red maple Urban forest assessment in northern Delaware book percent), sweetgum ( percent), and black cherry ( percent).

In Wilmington, most common species are Norway maple ( percent), northern white cedar ( percent), and tree-of-heaven Cited by: 6. The assessment of northern Delaware’s urban forest used a randomized grid-based sampling system for distributing one-tenth acre field plots throughout NCC ( plots) (Fig.

The NCC boundaries were provided by the Delaware Center for Horticulture and were designed. Request PDF | On Jan 1,David J Nowak and others published Urban Forest Assessment in Northern Delaware | Find, read and cite all Urban forest assessment in northern Delaware book research you need on ResearchGate.

With the emergence of urban and community forestry as the fastest growing part of our pro­ fession in the last 15 years, the need for a book such as this inevitably developed. The So­ ciety of American Foresters' urban forestry working group counts 32 or more universities now offering courses in this subject, and the number is growing/5(2).

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The Urban Tree Canopy Assessment approach and protocols were invented by the U.S. Forest Service. Wilderness region assessment is the urban forest, broadly defined to include both developed and natural settings within the urban landscape.

We designed this Urban forest assessment in northern Delaware book to be a synthesis of the best available scientific information.

Its primary goal is to inform those who work, study, recreate in, andCited by: 3. The Delaware Forest Service provides a wide range of services to help Delawareans manage and improve their forest resources. These services are divided into three categories: conservation, protection, and education.

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Urban Forest Assessment in Northern Delaware An analysis of the urban forest of the Wilmington, Delaware, area was conducted using the Urban Forest Effects (UFORE) model. TheDCH participated in the research and preparation of this Urban forest assessment in northern Delaware book published by the U.S.

Forest Service. There are two main scales at which you can conduct an urban Urban forest assessment in northern Delaware book assessment: the urban forest of an entire city or metropolitan area or a discrete tree population, such as a neighborhood, street trees, a single tree or a park.

Advances in remote sensing now allow the urban forest cover to be analyzed from national satellite (Landsat)-based maps (meter resolution), and census data. Northern Research Station (NRS) scientists are at the forefront of this work to fill in the data gaps and are assisting NRS region cities.

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The Delaware Forest Service offers technical assistance on tree planting, lists of recommended trees, site evaluation, tree ordinance, and setting tree canopy goals. The agency also sponsors a website,where residents can learn about the work of the urban and community forestry program and even read a “Tree Owner’s.

Assessing Urban Forest Effects and Values Northern Research Station Delaware, OH February Fax: () forest can be used to inform urban forest management programs.

Urban forest fragments provide some of the only remaining natural habitat for mammals in Northern Delaware, but little is known about mammalian biodiversity in these systems. Previous studies in forest systems have correlated the loss of small mammal biodiversity to a decrease in various ecosystem functions, and overall ecosystem health.

Forest ecosystems will be affected directly and indirectly by a changing climate over the 21st century. This assessment evaluates the vulnerability of 11 forest ecosystems in the Mid-Atlantic region (Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, eastern Maryland, and southern New York) under a range of future climates.

Assessment of Urban Forest Resources and Strategy is submitted to the Northeastern Area District of Columbia Assessment of Urban Forest Resources and Strategy 10 Northern Piedmont 30, km2 (11, mi2) in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, and Virginia (2).

The ecoregion is a transition zone between File Size: 1MB. Urban and community forests of the Southern Atlantic region: Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia Sub-Topics Canopy, Evaluation/Assessment, Forest Management, Impervious Surfaces/Cover, Landuse, Environmental Services.

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To better understand the urban forest resource and its numerous values, the U.S. Forest Service, Northern Research Station, developed the Urban Forest Effects (UFORE) model. Results from this model are.

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Leslie Brandt, Northern Institute of Applied Climate Science & US Forest Service Leslie serves as coordinator for the Urban Forestry Climate Change Response Framework, and lead author of the Chicago Wilderness region urban forest vulnerability assessment and synthesis, which served as a pilot for vulnerability assessment of urban trees and forests.

The Delaware Forest Service’s goal to keep and increase existing canopy is balanced against a concern that some people are taking out trees unnecessarily. In general, tree removals should be considered when the tree poses a hazard or a risk assessment shows a.

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Wisconsin Urban Forest Assessment (WisUFA) Program. The DNR has invested in a continuous Urban Forest Assessment Program to characterize and monitor the urban forest resource through time.

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