Methods of Tree Appraisal: A Review of Their Features and Application Possibilities

Grande-Ortiz, M. A.; Ayuga-Téllez, E.; Contato-Carol, M. L.
July 2012
Arboriculture & Urban Forestry;Jul2012, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p130
Academic Journal
The article discusses several methods for evaluating the benefits of urban trees and greenspaces. The methods evaluate the social and environmental benefits of urban trees. The different methods of tree appraisal are categorized into economic or capitalization methods, multiplicative or parametric methods, and mixed methods. Capitalization methods consider the tree as the starting capital. Mixed and parametric methods highlight the importance of the location of the tree.


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