City of Columbia: Street Tree Management Plan

The City of Columbia, MO, is working to increase its canopy cover with a goal of planting 4,000 trees by 2030.
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Openlands and Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge: Climate Change Adaptation in Hackmatack

Openlands is applying the adaptation workbook to a collection of sites and properties in the Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge to explore how management of stream-side vegetation can impact water...
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Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs: Preparing Indiana Urban Forests for Environmental Change

This project is headed by Dr. Burney Fischer and Donovan Moxley of the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs. Its purpose is to Identify the “best” Indiana urban forestry...
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Village of Lombard, IL: Lombard Basin Naturalization

The Village is planning to naturalize several detention basin bottoms as well as a "wetland buffer" around a retention pond.
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Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation – Bureau of Forestry: Sykes Mountain Timber Harvest

The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation is using a timber harvest to retain vulnerable conifer species in the most suitable locations, while simultaneously promoting a diversity of...
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Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, Division of Water Supply Protection: Quabbin Reservoir Watershed and Ware River Watershed Continuous Forest Inventory Program

Staff from DWSP used the Adaptation Workbook to consider how to assess and monitor potential climate change impacts using the established Continuous Forest Inventory (CFI), which is implemented across...
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Village of Northbrook: Northbrook Public Lands

The Village of Northbrook, Illinois, is working to prepare the forested parts of their community for climate change. Their projected outcomes include a resilient urban forest that adapts to the...
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Green Mountain National Forest: Robinson Integrated Resource Project

Green Mountain National Forest staff considered climate change effects and possible adaptation actions for a large integrated resource project.
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Kestrel Land Trust: Buffam Brook Community Forest

The Town of Pelham Conservation Commission and Kestrel Land Trust has developed a forest stewardship plan for the community forest. The plan integrated climate change when outlining future forest...
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South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority: Maltby Lakes Southern Pine Beetle Response

The South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority is working to establish new trees in a forested area that has been affected by southern pine beetle and other management challenges.
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Vermont Land Trust: Hill-Robert Timber Sale

The Vermont Land Trust has updated the forest management plan for a on a 72-acre property in Starksboro that is currently enrolled in Vermont's Use Value Appraisal Program. A timber harvest is also...
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Fort Indiantown Gap National Guard Training Center: Operation Regal Ramp-Up

Managers at the Fort Indiantown Gap National Guard Training Center found that their objective of increasing habitat for the rare regal fritillary butterfly could potentially help populations persist...
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City of Cambridge, MA: Cambridge Urban Forest Adaptation

The City has completed a comprehensive Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment and is developing a Climate Change Preparedness and Resilience Plan. The urban forest is viewed as both a resource with...
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Schoodic to Schoodic: Forest Regeneration

This project is being developed to understand landscape changes and adaptation options in the temperate-boreal transition forests of Downeast Maine.
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Second College Grant: Adaptive Silviculture for Climate Change (ASCC)

The Dartmouth College Second College Grant is participating in a nation-wide study called Adaptive Silviculture for Climate Change (ASCC). The goals of this project are to test different silvicultural...
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Longwood Gardens: Planning Future Plantings in a Changing Climate

Longwood Gardens is analyzing the species to be planted in the gardens for cold hardiness, heat tolerance and longevity. Located in the mid-Atlantic, the seasonal temperatures and rainfall are more...
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