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Title: City of San Francisco, California street tree resource analysis

Author: McPherson, E.G.; Simpson, J.R.; Peper, P.J.; Xiao, Q.;

Date: 2004

Source: [Technical Report]. U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station, Center for Urban Forest Research. 71 p

Publication Series: Miscellaneous

Description: Street trees in San Francisco are comprised of two distinct populations, those managed by the city’s Department of Public Works (DPW) and those managed by private property owners with or without the help of San Francisco’s urban forestry nonprofit, Friends of the Urban Forest (FUF). These two entities believe that the public’s investment in stewardship of San Francisco’s urban forest produces benefits that outweigh the costs to the community. Hence, the primary question that this study asks is whether the accrued benefits from San Francisco’s street trees justify the annual expenditures?

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Maco S.E.; McPherson, E.G.; Simpson, J.R.; Peper, P.J.; Xiao, Q. 2004. City of San Francisco, California street tree resource analysis. Center for Urban Forest Research , Davis, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, USDA Forest Service. 71 p.

 


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