David J Nowak
Affiliation: USDA Forest Service
- Carbon storage and sequestration by urban trees in the USADavid J Nowak
USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Environ Pollut 116:381-9. 2002..1 tC/ha, compared with 53.5 tC/ha in forest stands. These data can be used to help assess the actual and potential role of urban forests in reducing atmospheric carbon dioxide, a dominant greenhouse gas...
- Contribution of ecosystem services to air quality and climate change mitigation policies: the case of urban forests in Barcelona, SpainFrancesc Baró
Institute of Environmental Science and Technology ICTA, Autonomous University of Barcelona UAB, Campus UAB, Building C, 08193, Cerdanyola del Valles, Barcelona, Spain
Ambio 43:466-79. 2014..We conclude that in order to be effective, green infrastructure-based efforts to offset urban pollution at the municipal level have to be coordinated with territorial policies at broader spatial scales. ..
- Tree and forest effects on air quality and human health in the United StatesDavid J Nowak
USDA Forest Service, 5 Moon Library, SUNY ESF, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA Electronic address
Environ Pollut 193:119-29. 2014..Health impacts included the avoidance of more than 850 incidences of human mortality and 670,000 incidences of acute respiratory symptoms. ..
- Modeled PM2.5 removal by trees in ten U.S. cities and associated health effectsDavid J Nowak
USDA Forest Service, 5 Moon Library, SUNY ESF, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Environ Pollut 178:395-402. 2013..05% in San Francisco and 0.24% in Atlanta. Understanding the impact of urban trees on air quality can lead to improved urban forest management strategies to sustain human health in cities...
- Carbon storage and sequestration by trees in urban and community areas of the United StatesDavid J Nowak
USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Environ Pollut 178:229-36. 2013..5 billion value; 95% CI = 597 million and 690 million tonnes) and annual sequestration is estimated at 25.6 million tonnes ($2.0 billion value; 95% CI = 23.7 million to 27.4 million tonnes)...
- Evaluating the national land cover database tree canopy and impervious cover estimates across the conterminous United States: a comparison with photo-interpreted estimatesDavid J Nowak
USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station, 5 Moon Library, SUNY ESF, Syracuse, NY, 13210, USA
Environ Manage 46:378-90. 2010..7% in mapping zone 56. Understanding the degree of underestimation by mapping zone can lead to better estimates of tree and impervious cover and a better understanding of the potential limitations associated with NLCD cover estimates...
- Modeling of air pollutant removal by dry deposition to urban trees using a WRF/CMAQ/i-Tree Eco coupled systemMaria Theresa I Cabaraban
Department of Environmental Resources Engineering, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Environ Pollut 176:123-33. 2013..Discrepancies in temperature inputs did little to affect estimates of NO2 removal by dry deposition to trees in Baltimore...
- Carbon storage by urban soils in the United StatesRichard V Pouyat
USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station, c o Baltimore Ecosystem Study, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD 21227, USA
J Environ Qual 35:1566-75. 2006..In addition, our analysis suggests the importance of regional variations of land-use and land-cover distributions, especially wetlands, in estimating urban SOC pools...
- Development of a distributed air pollutant dry deposition modeling frameworkSatoshi Hirabayashi
The Davey Institute, The Davey Tree Expert Company, Syracuse, NY 13210, United States
Environ Pollut 171:9-17. 2012..To exhibit the usability of the framework, a case study was performed for July and August of 2005 in Baltimore, MD...
- Differences in accumulation of PAHs and metals on the leaves of Tiliaxeuchlora and Pyrus calleryanaVenera A Jouraeva
Department of Chemistry, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Environ Pollut 120:331-8. 2002..These species have similar leaf morphology and were exposed to the identical environmental conditions. The accumulation of both PAHs and metals per leaf area was significantly higher on linden leaves than on pear leaves...
- Analyzing the cost effectiveness of Santiago, Chile's policy of using urban forests to improve air qualityFrancisco J Escobedo
University of Florida, IFAS School of Forest Resources and Conservation, Building 164, Mowry Road, P O Box 110806, Gainesville, FL 32611 0806, USA
J Environ Manage 86:148-57. 2008..g. alternative fuels) to abate PM(10) in Santiago and determined that municipal urban forest management efficiency was similar to these other air quality improvement measures...