Our cities need more trees, but some commonly planted ones won’t survive climate change

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    Abstract

    Thirty tree species make up more than half of Australia's urban forests. Some won't survive climate change, so cities must plant a more diverse mix of the right species to preserve their tree cover.
    Original languageEnglish
    Specialist publicationThe Conversation
    Publication statusPublished - 26 Jul 2019

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    Keywords

    • Climate change
    • trees
    • green cities
    • cities & policy
    • tree planting
    • urban heat
    • urban forest
    • urban greening
    • native trees
    • urban trees

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