Advances in urban forestry research: methods and applications

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Urban Geography Specialty Group, Applied Geography Specialty Group, Biogeography Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/13/2018
Start / End Time: 5:20 PM / 7:00 PM
Room: Proteus, Sheraton, 8th Floor
Organizers: Andrew Millward
Chairs: Andrew Millward


This paper session explores advances in methods and approaches, either prospective or realized, in the areas of urban forest research, tree protection and enhancement of urban ecosystems.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Jackson Voelkel*, Sustaining Urban Places Research Lab, Heat Islands, Trees, and Kilowatts: Understanding the Relationship Between Residential Energy Consumption, Urban Form, and Environmental Health Detriments 20 5:20 PM
Presenter Sean McLaughlin*, West Chester University, Resurveying or Forecast Modeling: a case study of an urban park in the borough of West Chester, Pennsylvania 20 5:40 PM
Presenter Daniellle Marcoux-Hunter*, Ryerson University, Andrew Millward, Ryerson University, Deforestation at Tommy Thompson Park: solutions for urban double-crested cormorant disturbance 20 6:00 PM
Presenter Justin Miron*, Ryerson University, Geography and Environmental Studies, Andrew A Millward, Ryerson University, Geography and Environmental Studies, An approach to modelling tree root architecture in virtual urban growing conditions 20 6:20 PM

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