40% is residential lawns, 20% lines roadsides, and about 3% is on golf courses. The remaining turf accounts for public parks, fields, and other green areas.
provide $4.7 million in environmental benefits each year in the city of Providence, Rhode Island. Visit i-Tree to learn about the benefits and values of trees.
of pollution is currently remove by city trees alone. With Urban Tiny Forests within cities and in suburban developments this number can be more than tripled.
Gradually converting lawns, brownfields, or contaminated land within our dense cities and suburban settlements into an URBAN TINY FOREST is an act of actively addressing our increasing environmental issues.
It is simple, effective, and affordable for everybody.
URBAN TINY FORESTS or Breuning Method is one easy way to reconnected people with nature, that people talk about nature, and that our future generations learn about nature.
Environmental Innovator, Horticulturalist, certified Landscape Technician
Excited about an URBAN TINY FOREST?
Landowners and visionary sponsors can make this aim a reality.
It doesn't interest me what you do for living. I want to know what you ache for - and if dare to dream of meeting your heart's longing. It doesn't interest me how old you are. I want to know if you will risk looking like a fool - for love - for your dreams - for the adventure of being alive and greening the world.
Oriah Mountain Dreamer,