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Review of the Available Literature and Data on the Runoff and Pollutant Removal Capabilities of Urban Trees

The Center for Watershed Protection reviewed a total of 159 publications to evaluate the research questions defined in the scope of this project:

1. What is the effectiveness of urban tree planting on reducing runoff, nutrient and sediment?

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11/15/17
Integrating Trees into Stormwater Management Design and Policy

In spite of the proven value of trees for reducing stormwater flows and pollutants, there remains a widespread lack of understanding, acceptance, and credibility of their use for managing stormwater.

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11/15/17
Adapting Landscape Plants, Policies, and Management to a Water-Limited Future

Climate change, growing populations, and increasing water demands across sectors increase the vulnerability of water supplies across the US to shortage, driving a range of policies and community- and site-scale choices on water management in urban and c

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11/15/17
Consortium for Climate Risk in the Urban Northeast

More than half of the world’s population now lives in cities. This demographic shift creates a host of new opportunities, but also some new risks, especially given the challenges posed by climatic extremes.

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11/15/17
The Future of Museums-2040

For the November/December 2017 issue of Museum magazine, Elizabeth Merritt, director of the Alliance’s Center for the Future of Museums, invited contributors to explore one specific future that might result from existing limits and challenges playing ou

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11/3/17
Production Pointers
Each month, Dr. Christopher J. Currey, assistant professor at Iowa State University, guides growers through an assortment of greenhouse scenarios in his Production Pointers column. Are you applying PGRs to poinsettias?
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10/16/17
Earth to Sky Recorded Webinars

Learn about a variety of conservation-related topics from experts in their field through Earth to Sky Archived Videos & Webinars and 

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9/29/17
Natural Areas Association Webinar Series

The Natural Areas Association Webinar Series covers a wide variety of conservation related topics that are useful to public gardens that manage natural areas and want to learn more about tools, strategies

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9/20/17
Landscape Management

Archived webinars covering a variety of subjects including: Turf & Ornamental Care, Mowing & Landscape Maintenance, Design/Build Installation, Irrigation & Water Management, and Snow &am

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9/18/17
Materials Management Guidance

The Recycling Council of Ontario (RCO) has provided certification and profile surveys exteremely useful and relevant to the Materials Management Attribute. This

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8/31/17

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