Site Planning Tools benefits:
Please use this tool to learn how to maximize the benefits trees provide when properly placed on the landscape.
Urban trees can help reduce stormwater runoff by intercepting and holding rain on leaves, branches and bark.
- Property Values
Urban trees can add value to your property.
Urban trees can modify the micro climate around your home and conserve energy use.
- Air Quality
Urban trees can absorb pollutants like ozone, nitrogen dioxide, and sulfur dioxide.
- Carbon dioxide
Urban trees can sequester (“lock up”) carbon dioxide in their roots, trunks, and leaves while they grow.