North Tabor Tree Inventory Findings (2015):
North Tabor’s street tree population consists of 2,376 trees of 94 types.
Diversity is a concern for North Tabor; just two tree families account for over half of North Tabor’s street tree population, and 26% of all trees are maples.
Only 16% of North Tabor’s street trees are large form varieties. Long lived and large form trees provide more benefits than small and medium form trees.
The predominance of small planting sites in North Tabor pose a challenge to the growth and longevity of street trees. Small and medium sites represent 68% of planting spaces in the neighborhood.
63% of all street tree planting spaces are currently stocked with trees, and 1,109 empty spaces are available for street tree planting.
North Tabor’s street trees produce $272,873 annually in environmental and aesthetic benefits. The replacement value of this resource is $6.8 million.
Click this link for the full report: Street Tree Inventory Report: North Tabor Tree Report, November 2015