Atlanta's Tree Canopy Update

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday March 15, 2018
      7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Trees Atlanta Tree House 112 Krog Street Atlanta, GA 30307
  • Phone: 404-458-4515
  • URL: Trees Atlanta Speaker Series
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
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Summaries

Summary Sentence: Tony GIarrusso will present findings from his 2014 City of Atlanta Tree Canopy Assessment

Full Summary: Join Trees Atlanta for a special evening presentation at the Trees Atlanta TreeHouse to learn how Atlanta’s canopy coverage has changed since the City’s 2008 benchmark study. 

Contracted by the City of Atlanta, Tony Giarrusso, Associate Director of the Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization in the College of Design at Georgia Tech, has used satellite imagery to map the City of Atlanta’s tree canopy in 2014. He will discuss project findings and implications of canopy change that occured since his last study in 2008. Come learn about the implications of canopy loss for your neighborhood and how Atlanta’s residents can address tree loss and better advocate for the protection of our community’s trees.

Thanks to City of Atlanta for sponsoring this event.

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Join Trees Atlanta for a special evening presentation at the Trees Atlanta TreeHouse to learn how Atlanta’s canopy coverage has changed since the City’s 2008 benchmark study. 

Contracted by the City of Atlanta, Tony Giarrusso, Associate Director of the Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization in the College of Design at Georgia Tech, has used satellite imagery to map the City of Atlanta’s tree canopy in 2014. He will discuss project findings and implications of canopy change that occured since his last study in 2008. Come learn about the implications of canopy loss for your neighborhood and how Atlanta’s residents can address tree loss and better advocate for the protection of our community’s trees.

Thanks to City of Atlanta for sponsoring this event.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

College of Design, CQGRD - Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development, CSPAV - Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization, School of City & Regional Planning

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
tree canopy
Status
  • Created By: Tony Giarrusso
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Mar 12, 2018 - 3:46pm
  • Last Updated: Mar 13, 2018 - 11:58am