Reduces Air Pollution
Street trees improve air quality by absorbing pollutants and intercepting harmful particulates.
Fighting Climate Change
Increasing tree cover in towns and cities by just 10% can keep surface temperatures at current levels despite climate change (University of Manchester)
Street trees improve the image of neighbourhoods and make them even better places to live, work and invest.
Getting residents involved in caring for trees helps them reconnect with their neighbours.
Research shows that children who live in tree-lined streets have lower rates of asthma (Columbia University).
As well as being great for people, street trees also offer much needed habitat for wildlife too.Get Your Free Street Tree