The Deforestation of American Cities

How the declining tree cover is affecting our health and wallets

Everyone likes trees.

Green Benefits

Trees being trees in popular culture. Probably the most famous trees.

Urban Growth

Landsat images of New York Area from 1984 (left) to 2016 (right). Green -> Not Green.
Urban growth of Philadelphia from 1984 to 2016. Google Timelapse.

Stressors

Funding

What We Need

Current Initiatives

A neighborhood in New York’s Street Tree Map.

Our Choice