On May 21, 2021 StreetsLA hosted the third annual Tree Summit. Invited panelists from academia to community groups gathered to discuss the intersection of trees and water, and the best management practices that can lead to innovative, water-wise project design such as the Westwood Greenway. These experts shared the latest research and advancements in areas such as urban cooling and other projects that will enhance the quality of life for all.
See below for the YouTube video of the entire Tree Summit
Igor Lacan Tree Summit Presentation
Dr. Igor Lacan - The Science of Trees and Water
USC Tree Summit 2021 Presentation
USC: Urban Trees Initiative - Maximizing Urban Canopy Benefits
Westwood Greenway - A Grassroots Effort for Open Space