Understanding and Caring for New York City's Urban Forest
Chances are you or someone important to you is an urban dweller. The United Nations has recently reported that urban dwellers worldwide now constitute about half of the world's 6.7 billion people. The United Nations has reported that there are 476 cities having at least 1 million inhabitants, with 36 having at least 10 million. Because so many people are already urban dwellers and more and more people are migrating to cities, urban livability is important to all cultures.
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