State and Local Government

City Canopy - Urban forest strategies, Tree Canopy Targets, Urban Heat Island

Working with State and Local Government to provide:

  • Advice on implementation of urban forest strategies and the bringing together of the various organisations and communities that support the urban forest
  • Advice on strategies to achieve agreed tree canopy targets
  • Advice on protection strategies to retain trees in urban landscapes

City Canopy can help with;

  • Providing advice on suitable local and exotic species that can be used to
    1. Improve biodiversity
    2. Impede the spread of fire
    3. Maximize shade and cool streets and homes
    4. Tolerate periods of drought
  • Sustainable uses of water and energy, through climate sensible designs

State and local government departments seeking advice on the above matters are encouraged to contact City Canopy.