All life is delicate, trees are no different
Trees are hardy life forms, but even they are affected
by things that are not always easy to see every day
Design, development & land use planning
Pressure to develop while continuing the designed landscape character.
Resilience and vulnerability of the NCA's urban forest
Current vulnerability of tree population in the face of future trends.
Heritage and culture
Many of the NCA-managed trees are covered by heritage listings and therefore are protected by law.
Community participation and knowledge
Increasing transparency and accountability regarding Canberra's treescape between the community and government.
Maintenance, data, monitoring and evaluation
In order to make evidence-based decisions, we need robust data and information about our treed assets.
Governance and management arrangements
Ensuring there is a strategic positioning in place for the management of NCA-managed trees.
National Capital Authority