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Shade Trees and Biodiversity in the Urban Environment

Biodiversity is an important component of plant selection, especially in urban areas. You can improve the health of your urban ecosystem by improving the diversity of plant life.

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American Elms - Shaker Heights, Ohio. 1997. Photo by Peter Knittel, Courtesy of the Ohio Chapter ISA
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By T. Davis Sydnor PhD and Nick D'Amato
Urban Forestry Department
School of Natural Resources
The Ohio State University
2021 Coffey Road,
Columbus OH 43210

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