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Conifers are commonly planted in North America to provide year-round screening, as windbreaks or as focal trees in the landscape.
Improving urban forests is one of the solutions to achieving several of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and making cities healthier and more livable for people.
A major challenge in articulating human dimensions of climate change lies in translating global climate forecasts into impact assessments that are intuitive to the public.
The below case studies were collected and shared in a September 2018 Newsletter from the Center for Plant Conservation.
U.S. urban land increased from 2.6% (57.9 million acres) in 2000 to 3.0% (68.0 million acres) in 2010. States with the greatest amount of urban growth were in the South/Southeast (TX, FL, NC, GA and SC).
How to scale (“pathways”), whom to involve (“partnerships”), and retention of program quality (“fidelity”) are three strategic decisions that can be critical to the scale up of beneficial social programs in societies.
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
Data is not just required for monitoring. Achieving the ambitious SDGs also requires an evidence-based approach to governance.
This article investigates the scientific and communicative value of time-lapse imagery by exploring applications for data collection and visualization.