Registered landscape architects and ISA certified arborists
Before trees are planted in the urban environment, a planning process should take place involving the understanding of what trees are existing, their health, what trees are desired and the best places to plant trees for long term success.
This course provides a comprehensive view of the processes necessary for proper tree planning. It discusses master plans, tree inventories, interpreting species diversification, identifying tree budget goals and the long term goals of a proper urban tree plan.
Horticulture / Plants
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
- The reader will learn how to properly and comprehensively plan for trees in the urban environment.
- Landscape architects and arborists will understand the purpose and methods of inventorying existing trees before planning on new trees.
- Tree selections based on urban conditions and species diversity will be explained and described to provide the landscape architect with in-depth knowledge on this subject.
Francisco Ferrini, Alessio Fini, Gordon Mann and Len Phillips (editor) with sources cited