Place-Based Metrics Guiding Southwest Urban Forestry Design

“If we think of space as that which allows movement, then place is pause; each pause in movement makes it possible for location to be transformed into place” Yi-Fu Tuan, founder of humanistic geography.

“A place with strong landscape integrity has a good representation of ecological and cultural resources and a strong sense of place,” Paul Hellmund (2006), ecological designer and planner.

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Beshur, Athena. 2019 December 2. “Place-based metrics guiding southwest urban forestry design.” Santa Fe (NM): Seeds of Wisdom, LLC. ¬†Available at: