Tools are products that we have developed to help citizens and resource professionals make science-based decisions about trees in their communities.
|Specification||Soil Profile Rebuilding Specification||Download specifications for rehabilitating compacted “land development” soil. Website.|
|Manual||Stormwater Management: using trees and structural soils to improve water quality||A manual based on our research with trees and structural soils. Website.|
|Online Map||Edible Fruits and Nuts on Virginia Tech Campus||Map of fruit and nut trees on the VT campus|
|Education||Emerald Ash Borer Monitoring and Management||EAB online course and ibook|
|Education||Trees for Energy Conservation||Articles and FAQs about using trees to conserve household heating and cooling energy|
|Online Database||Tree Canopy Spread and Coverage in Urban Landscapes||Database of projected tree canopy spread|
|Education||Utility Friendly Trees||Tips on how to avoid tree conflicts with overhead utility lines|
|Education||Utility Line Arboretum at Hahn Horticulture Garden||Website featuring utility friendly trees|
|Online Database||Virginia Street Tree Selector||Tree selection tool based on site factors|
|Online Map||Virginia Tech Campus Tree Inventory||Map of VT campus trees|
|Online Database||Virginia Tree Ordinance Database||Database of municipal ordinances in VA|
|Online Map||Virginia Urban Tree Canopy Mapper||Tree canopy mapper of 21 localities|
Check out our completed projects for products based on our research.