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Scott Courtright’s Presentation The Urban Canopy and its Relationship to Man
Dr. Susan Simard’s Ted Talk (recommended by Scott Courtright)
Most deforested city in US
Hospitals, healing and nature
How Hospital Gardens Help Patients Heal by Deborah Franklin
Video: How trees clean our air
Trees and crime
Subsidence and Water Table
Trees and Hurricanes
The Department of Parks and Parkways
Tree planting permit: https://nola.gov/nola/media/One-Stop-Shop/Parks%20and%20Parkways/PP-Tree-Planting-Permit-Application.pdf
Planting guidelines: https://nola.gov/nola/media/One-Stop-Shop/Parks%20and%20Parkways/PP-Neutral-Ground-and-Public-Greenspace-Planting-Guide.pdf
The Front Yard Initiative Program for concrete removal – The Urban Conservancy
Mastodonte Construction for concrete removal: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone: 504 264 1352.
Green Way, Inc. Concrete Removal contact information: Phone: 504 469- 4424. Email: email@example.com
LSU AgCenter’s Native Tree Guide
Why we are opposed to purchasing Cypress Mulch
Staking Your Trees
Do your trees look like they are leaning heavily? We recommend giving them a hand! Stakes can be found at Home Depot, for about $4 each, as well as garden tie to secure the stakes. Here are some handy instructions for the how-to, as well as when to remove stakes from your tree.