The following presentations are from the Street Trees in Virginia workshops held in Culpeper, Virginia Beach, and Lynchburg this past August (2012).
Virginia’s Street Trees: Ambassadors of the Urban Forest - this presentation covers the workshop's context and objectives; provides a brief history of street trees, and gives a tour of this website.
Virginia’s Street Trees:Findings from a 4-year i-Tree Study - this presentation summarizes the Virginia Street Tree Assessment Project's background, methods, and findings.
Street Tree Challenges:Pests, Storms, and Budget Cuts – Oh My! - this presentation summarizes threats to our urban forests including pests, climate, dwindling bugets and finishes with reasons not to despair.
Street Tree Planning and Management:Guiding Principles - this presentation discusses the urban forestry paradigm, street tree management model; and principles of structure, function and value.