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ERIC Number: EJ930661
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Jul
Pages: 12
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
ISSN: ISSN-1047-8485
University Green: How Urban Forestry Partnerships Plant More Than Trees
James, Patricia; Maslin, Mindy; Pringle, Susan M.; Van Clief, Barbara
Metropolitan Universities, v20 n4 p75-86 Jul 2010
The University Green program of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) is an urban forestry partnership between four universities and their surrounding communities. The program offers excellent strategies for fostering improved college-community relations and stewardship by students and residents alike. University Green aims to improve the quality of life in neighborhoods and enhance sustainable local urban forestry projects. The program also demonstrates the challenges and benefits inherent in creating lasting partnerships committed to urban greening.
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), 815 West Michigan Street UC 3140E, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5164. Tel: 317-274-5036; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania