Urban Forestry Planning

upward look at tree branches and leaves

Healthy urban forests need forethought and planning to thrive. With support from many tree advocates and partners, Denver Park & Recreation recently hosted a Roundtable and Workshop. This two-day event shared information across academic organizations, municipalities, non-profits, and other city departments.

View the recording of the Feb. 3, 2022 Urban Forestry Roundtable. The video includes introductions from City & County of Denver, a summary of the CU student nationwide forestry research results, and presentations from municipalities nationwide on their unique Urban Forestry Practices and Policies.  

CU Masters of the Environment Report: Forestry Assessment and Recommendations(PDF, 4MB)

Completed in December 2021, the assessment summarizes research conducted by Masters of the Environment Students at CU Boulder.