How Urban Forest Impacts Your City

Due to Hawaii’s mild tropical climate and abundant natural beauty, it’s easy to forget that trees and plants play an important role in our cities and towns. They need proper care and maintenance, and are critical to the health of Hawaii’s urban environment and the fragile island ecosystem as a whole. Trees and landscapes in the built environment are not just ‘nice to have’, but are integral and necessary to the health of our people and our aina.

Read the full article by Nicole Petersen and learn more about the benefit of trees!