8 Benefits of Trees in the Rural Environment Wind protection for cropsErosion controlCreates diverse plant and animal habitatsPurifies the air absorbing carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide and nitrogen dioxide
9 The Rural Setting Preserving habitat - Black River Preserve - Green Swamp PreserveN.C. Farmland Preservation Program- Maryland and Pennsylvania
10 Cont.. Rural Setting Creek Restoration -Programs initiated by various governmental and non-profit organizationsBeforeAfter
11 How do trees function in suburban environments?
12 Benefits of Trees in Suburban Environments Shade canopyBuilding EcologyNoise BuffersHabitat for suburban wildlife
13 The Suburban Portrait Sustainable development New Urbanism - Vermillion; Charlotte, N.C.- Davidson, N.C.
14 What are the components that make an urban tree unique to it’s environment?
15 Benefits of Trees in Urban Environments Tree muffle urban noise.A mature leafy tree produces asmuch oxygen in a season as 10people inhale in a year.Trees help cleanse the air.Trees can be cool!Energy savers and windbreakers.
16 Urban Setting -revitalization -ordinances Community involvement Planning-revitalization-ordinancesCommunity involvement