Advances in urban forestry research: methods and applications

Type: Paper
Theme: Physical Geography in Environmental Science
Sponsor Groups: Biogeography Specialty Group, Urban Geography Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/4/2019
Start / End Time: 3:05 PM / 4:45 PM
Room: Marshall South, Marriott, Mezzanine Level
Organizers: Andrew Millward
Chairs: Andrew Millward

Description

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.


Agenda

Type Details Minutes Start Time
Discussant Andrew Millward Ryerson University 20 3:05 PM
Presenter Danielle Marcoux-Hunter*, Urban Forest Research and Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University, Andrew A Millward, Urban Forest Research and Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University, Multi-criteria evaluation of suitable ecological conditions for urban forest restoration in a double-crested cormorant impacted area of Toronto’s Tommy Thompson Park 20 3:25 PM
Presenter Justin Miron*, Urban Forest Research and Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University, Andrew A Millward, Urban Forest Research and Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University, Modelling the representation of tree root properties within ground penetrating radar (GPR) imagery 20 3:45 PM
Presenter Courtney Carrier*, Urban Forest Research & Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University, Andrew A Millward, Urban Forest Research & Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University, Nikesh Bhagat, Urban Forest Research & Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University | Codetuitive, Citytrees Schoolyard: A marriage of information communication technologies and urban forestry to satisfy environmental education curriculum requirements in the Province of Ontario, Canada 20 4:05 PM
Presenter Clara Greig*, Urban Forest Research and Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University | Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University, Andrew A Millward, Urban Forest Research and Ecological Disturbance (UFRED) Group, Ryerson University, Changes in urban forest canopy quality as measured using landscape pattern indices 20 4:25 PM

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