City of Atlanta’s Departments of Planning & Community Development and Parks & Recreation
Davey Resource Group
To gain a better understanding of the public trees and urban forest resources in downtown Atlanta. This was the first public tree inventory performed for the downtown area.
This inventory was produced from a detailed evaluation of 9,004 data points: 8,465 trees, 116 stumps and 423 potential planting locations along public streets right-of-ways and parks in the downtown Atlanta area. Detailed information was collected about the species, size, and condition of each tree as well as growing space and threats to trees.
Data points on the map represent both existing trees and areas where trees are recommended to be planted.
Existing tree attributes include:
species type, size, condition, and other characteristics