The urban environment and its inherent stress factors

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Part two of the climate change series by Stephen Frank and Kirsten Raynor will explore the constraints on plant performance caused by the urban environment. The latest article explores adaptive management and research enabling sustainable urban tree selections. Planting the right tree in the right location is a common theme. There are many factors to consider when selecting trees for urban forests. This has become even more complex with climate change and the adaptations required for predicted changes to growing conditions.

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PDF: Part 2 - Tree Selection