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This project aims to increase understanding of the contribution that trees make to urban environments.
Trees provide a wide range of benefits to urban society (for a useful summary see Delivery of Ecosystem Services by Urban Forests). The mechanisms by which many of these benefits are delivered are not fully understood, and the steps required to optimise delivery are poorly defined beyond increasing tree cover.
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This work addresses the policy areas of:
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