To cool the “urban heat islands” that they’ve become, cities are planting trees and more trees.
Rudy Lane is a two-lane road that curves through the leafy suburb of Windy Hills east of Louisville, Kentucky. 53 more words
by Deniz Korman
Global ambient temperatures keep rising year by year, and urban areas specifically experience higher temperatures compared to rural areas due to lower vegetation coverage and increased emissions. 443 more words
In December Metro Councilmembers Bill Hollander (D-9) and Cheri Bryant-Hamilton (D-5) introduced an ordinance relating to Louisville Metro trees. Adoption of such an ordinance was the very first of 41 recommendations in the 2015 Louisville… 396 more words
Join Julie Fukuda with Urban Forestry as she showcases species that perform well in our region. Flowers, fall color, diversity, and fruits and nuts for wildlife are just a few characteristics that will be covered at this FREE workshop! 18 more words