"For any community interested in creating a Tree & Shade Plan Development plan, this resource listing includes toolkit examples, planting best practices, and additional resources that will help to grow urban forestry in your community."
Louisiana. "This Project Toolkit is a complement to the Neighborhood Leadership Program and Planning Process
Handbook. The Project Toolkit is designed to help neighborhoods implement neighborhood-scale projects.
The Toolkit features 20 specific “Do-It-Yourself” projects that residents and neighborhoods can undertake with
limited governmental assistance; highlights local resources and best local, regional and national practices;
and includes tips for organizing and fundraising to implement these types of projects. Neighborhood groups
can use the Toolkit to generate project ideas, as well as access step-by-step guidance and resources."
The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments and The District of Columbia – Department of Transportation – Urban Forestry Administration.
"This project demonstrates a new protocol and framework for the District of Columbia’s Urban Forestry Administration (UFA) to
engage with community groups on private property. The importance of trees in neighborhoods, parks, natural areas, and business districts cannot be overstated. Tree canopy provides our communities with a myriad of social, economic, and environmental services.