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Is ‘Urban Forest’ an Oxymoron?
Landscaping
Tuesday August 30 2016

Is ‘Urban Forest’ an Oxymoron?

When we talk about the “urban forest,” are we are kind of kidding ourselves?

Growing the Urban Forest
Environment
Wednesday June 1 2016

Growing the Urban Forest

Climate change, like urbanisation, is happening rapidly. According to multiple government agencies worldwide, 2015 was the hottest year to date, taking over from 2014, and that...

Growing the Urban Forest
Environment
Thursday May 12 2016

Growing the Urban Forest

Climate change, like urbanisation, is happening rapidly. According to multiple government agencies worldwide, 2015 was the hottest year to date, taking over from 2014, and that...

Qld Govt Warns of Tree ‘Panic Clearing’
Environment
Monday March 21 2016

Qld Govt Warns of Tree ‘Panic Clearing’

Landholders will have more time to "panic" clear trees on their properties in Queensland after MPs voted to delay re-implementing restrictions, the state's deputy premier says.

Melbourne’s Urban Forest Strategy
Urban Planning
Monday March 3 2014

Melbourne’s Urban Forest Strategy

Like many high-density cities, Melbourne is currently facing three main challenges: climate change, population growth and urban heating. The City of Melbourne’s Urban Forest Strategy aims...

Man Takes to His Local Forest to Build $11,000 House
Residential
Monday February 3 2014

Man Takes to His Local Forest to Build $11,000 House

A boat builder has scoured his local forest for building materials to construct a home that cost only $11,000.

Environment
May 1 2018
Victoria Water Threatened by Collapsing Forest

A vital forest in Victoria's central highlands is facing imminent collapse, posing a major threat to Melbourne's water supply, a landmark study says.

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