Kaulunani Useful Links
Urban and Community Forestry Resource Links in Hawaiʻi
- Kaulunani Program Accomplishments (1993-2013)
- Hawaiʻi Forest Action Plan; Issue Four: Urban and Community Forestry
- Honolulu’s Urban Tree Canopy Report
- Hawaiʻi Urban Tree Inventory
- STEW-MAP Hawaiʻi
- Guide for Honolulu Tree Inquiries
- Urban Forestry Incident Command Engagement Model Booklet
- DUFʻs Standards and Procedures for the Planting of Street Trees
- HECOʻs “Planting the Right Tree in the Right Place” Booklet
- Plant Pono Website – Find pono plants for your yard
- SelecTree Website – Find urban trees that match your landscape needs
- Forestry Extension – University of Hawaiʻi College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
- 2021 Honolulu Magazine Article: Honolulu is Losing Trees When We Need Them More Than Ever. Can New Initiatives Save Us?
- USDA Forest Service; Region 5
- City and County of Honolulu Division of Urban Forestry
- Smart Trees Pacific
- The Outdoor Circle
- University of Hawaiʻi Master Gardener Program
- Aloha Arborist Association
- Landscape Industry Council of Hawaiʻi
- Maui County Arborist Committee
- Hui Manu-O-Kū
Invasive Species Links in Hawaiʻi
- Hawaiʻi Invasive Species Information Portal (HISC, ISCs, CGAPS)
- Hawaiʻi Pacific Weed Risk Assessment
Urban and Community Forestry Links Outside Hawaiʻi
- National Arbor Day Foundation
- American Forests Website
- International Society of Arboriculture
- Trees Are Good Website – provides quality arboriculture/tree care related information
- Verify an ISA Credential
- Find an Arborist Tool
- USDA Forest Service Urban Ecosystems and Social Dynamics Program
- USDA Forest Service Urban and Community Forestry
- Watershed Forestry Resource Guide
Health and Trees References
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Astell-Burt, T., Navakatikyan, M. A., & Feng, X. (2020). Urban green space, tree canopy and 11-year risk of dementia in a cohort of 109,688 Australians. Environment International, 145, 106102.
Takano, Nakamura, Watanabe (2002). Urban residential environments and senior citizens’ longevity in megacity areas: the importance of walkable green spaces.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), (2008). Using Trees and Vegetation to Reduce Heat Islands.
Leung, W. T. V., Tam, T. Y. T., Pan, W.-C., Wu, C.-D., Lung, S.-C. C., & Spengler, J. D. (2019). How is environmental greenness related to students’ academic performance in English and Mathematics? Landscape and Urban Planning, 181, 118–124.
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Ulrich, R.S. (1984). View Through a Window May Influence Recovery from Surgery. Science, 224(4647), 420-421.
Nowak, D. J. (2002) The Effects of Urban Trees on Air Quality.
Hawaiian Electric (HECO), (2014). Planting the Right Tree in the Right Place.
Kuo, F. E., Taylor, A. F. (2004). A Potential Natural Treatment for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Evidence From a National Study. American Journal of Public Health, 94(9), 1580-1586.
Matsuoka, R. H. (2010). Student performance and high school landscapes: Examining the links. Landscape and Urban Planning, 97(4), 273-282.
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Berto, R. 2005. Exposure to Restorative Environments Helps Restore Attentional Capacity. Journal of Environmental Psychology 25, 3:249-259.
Shibata, S., and N. Suzuki. 2002. Effects of the Foliage Plant on Task Performance and Mood. Journal of Environmental Psychology 22, 3:265-272.
Lohr, V. I., C. H. Pearson-Mims, and G.K. Goodwin. 1996. Interior Plants May Improve Worker Productivity and Reduce Stress in a Windowless Environment. Journal of Environmental Horticulture 14:97-100.