Sources for More Information
Bulletin #89: How to Measure Progress
Here are some direct links to the organizations and suggestions mentioned in this bulletin that may be of help for additional information.
- Casey Trees’ latest Report Card along with explanation.
- An online publication of Lexinton, Kentucky’s Report Card by Davey Resource Group.
- Society of Municipal Arborists’ municipal forestry accreditation.
An example of school board self-assessments may help with the creation of a similar method to help improve tree boards. To learn more about The Community Accountability Reporting System (CARS), contact your state urban and community forestry coordinator.
Measuring Tree Survival and Growth
- Urban Tree Mortality: A Primer on Demographic Approaches by Lara A. Roman, John J. Battles and Joe R. McBride
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