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Lack of water is key stressor for urban trees

A study out March 13 finds that urban trees can survive increased heat and insect pests fairly well - unless they are thirsty. Insufficient...

Homeowner preferences drive tree diversity in urban areas

Utah's early residents would be surprised to see the canopy of trees that covers the Salt Lake Valley today. Few trees are native to...

California urban canopy cover per capita lowest in US

Trees in California communities are working overtime. From removing carbon dioxide and pollutants from the air, intercepting rainfall and increasing property values, California's 173.2...