Catégorie : Urban Forest / Forêt urbaine

The role of arboriculture in a healthy social ecology

The role of arboriculture in a healthy social ecology

In urban communities, arboriculture clearly contributes to the health of the biological ecosystem; does it contribute to the health of the social ecosystem as well?
Evidence from studies in inner-city Chicago suggests so. In a 3 series of studi…

Urban forestry in a multicultural society

Urban forestry in a multicultural society

The increasingly multicultural character of modern urban society creates challenges and opportunities for the urban forester. For the urban forestry strategy to respond effectively to contemporary social issues, it must include policies and pro…

Lessons Learned in the Inner City

Lessons Learned in the Inner City

On August 7, 2004, the USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry hosted a forum for State and local organizations to capture lessons learned over 10 years of Federal investment in inner-city communities. This publication…

Plant an Edible Forest Garden

Plant an Edible Forest Garden

Are you feeling adventurous? Do you want to delve deeper into gardening? Even better, are you thinking of planting an orchard? If so, consider starting a forest garden. With a little planning, you can grow a productive forest garden, full of pl…