Urban Green Space and Vibrant Communities: Exploring the Linkage in the Portland-Vancouver Area



Urban Forests and Climate Change  US Forest Service Climate Change Resource Center

Urban forest tree carbon calculator

Forest and Grassland Carbon in North America  US Forest Service

Urban Forests – Trees Working Where People Do. American Forests site.  Highly recommended

Monitoring the urban forest: Case studies and evaluations

Assessing the Impacts of Climate Change on Urban Forests in the Puget Sound Region — http://www.forterra.org /files/ Climate_Change_Final_Report.pdf

City of Portland Draft Climate Change Preparation Strategy — http://www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/64079

City of Seattle Urban Forest Stewardship Plan 

City of Surrey Sustainability Charter

City of Surrey Climate Adaptation Strategy

City of Surrey Biodiversity Conservation Strategy — http://www.surrey.ca/city-services/11565.aspx

Forterra’s Green Cities Program — http://www.forterra.org /what_we_do/build_community/green_cities

Green Cities Research — http://www.forterra.org /what_we_do/build_community/green_cities/green_cities_research Green Cities Toolbox — http://www.forterra.org /what_we_do/build_community/green_cities/green_cities_research Green Seattle Partnership 20 Year Plan — http://greenseattle.org /20-year-strategic-plan

Green Everett Partnership 20 Year Forest Management Plan — http://www.ci.everett.wa.us/Get_PDF.aspx?PDFID=6909

King County (WA) Urban Forestry Climate Preparedness and Response — http://www.kingcounty.gov/forestryCPR

King County (WA) Department of Natural Resources and Parks performance report — http://your.kingcounty.gov/dnrp/measures/

King County (WA) Equity and Social Justice — http://www.kingcounty.gov/exec/equity.aspx

Urban Forestry Management Plan Toolkit — www.ufmptoolkit.com

Dr. Ed Gilman’s Landscape Plants website — http://hort.ifas.ufl.edu/woody/ Deep Root blog — http://www.deeproot.com/blog /

Urban Tree Growth and Longevity Working Group — http://www.urbantreegrowth.org /

US Environmental Protection Agency Climate Change — http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/

The Value of Green Infrastructure for Urban Climate Adaptation — http://ccap.org /resource/the-value-of-green- infrastructure-for-urban-climate-adaptation/

Climate Change Adaptation Options for Toronto’s Urban Forest — http://www.cleanairpartnership.org /pdf/climate_change_adaptation.pdf

The Climate Action Reserve Urban Forest Carbon Protocol — http://www.climateactionreserve.org /how/protocols/urban- forest/

Urban Forest Connections – USFS Webinar Series — http://www.fs.fed.us/research/urban-webinars/ Healthy Trees, Healthy People – Portland State University — http://www.treesandhealth.org /

Green Cities: Good Health – University of Washington — http://depts.washington.edu/hhwb/ The Intersector Project — http://intersector.com/