Cuyahoga County Urban Tree Canopy

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
Cuyahoga County tree canopy assessment update details lossesCuyahoga County’s newest urban tree canopy assessment, released last month, shows the Clifton Park neighborhood has suffered one of the highest levels of tree losses in the county over the past decade. Clifton Park is a snapshot of what tree advocates are calling an emergency for climate resilience, natural habitat, property values, and human health. Lakewood topped all 59 Cuyahoga communities with an 18.5% loss in its tree canopy, according to the assessment, which analyzes data gathered in 2017 to determine rates of change since an earlier report based on 2011 data. Follow this link to learn more. Follow this link to access the Urban Tree Canopy Viewer. Sourced from: