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March 3, 2021
LOCATION TYPE 5 STREETSCAPES

CLIMATE READY TREES – LOCATION TYPE 5

LOCATION TYPE 5 STREETSCAPES LOCATION CHARACTERISTICS Follows “Right Tree in the Right Place” Soil Volume: Sufficient No Utility Conflicts Building Setback: >10’ Consider Sidewalks, On-Street Parking, […]
February 27, 2021
Tree Pruning

Illustrated Pruning Advice

The leading expert on pruning trees is Edward F. Gillman, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, Environmental Horticulture Department, IFAS, University of Florida, egilman@ufl.edu. His illustrated pruning advice and […]
February 24, 2021
Climate Ready Trees Albuquerque Location 1

CLIMATE READY TREES – LOCATION TYPE 1

LOCATION TYPE 1 SMALL GREEN STORMWATER INFRASTRUCTURE (GSI) FEATURES LOCATION CHARACTERISTICS Follows “Right Tree in the Right Place” Low Points Collect Stormwater Runoff Soil Decompacted to […]
February 11, 2021
Type 4 Climate Ready Trees Xeriscaped

CLIMATE READY TREES – LOCATION TYPE 3

LOCATION TYPE 3 XERISCAPED AREAS LOCATION CHARACTERISTICS Follows “Right Tree in the Right Place” Consider Existing Utilities Building Setback: Varies Consider Users Xeriscaped or Low-Medium Irrigation […]
January 28, 2021
Albuquerque Trees

Climate Ready Trees Report

Tree Species Selection Guidelines for the Albuquerque Metro Area The Nature Conservancy is committed to creating, promoting, and perpetuating a narrative and future in which nature […]
May 21, 2020

Pollinators and Trees

We are dependent on pollinators for every source of food that we eat. Fruits and vegetables require pollination. For example, a squash plant cannot produce a […]
April 22, 2020

Trees and Their Impact on Earth’s Atmosphere

The Earth’s Atmosphere   Carbon dioxide (approx. 40%) and water vapor (approx. 60%) form a natural layer at the far reaches of the earth’s atmosphere. For […]