Urban Canopy Works co-founder, Rachel Comte, guests on the latest episode of the podcast, Healthy Living Healthy Planet. This weekly podcast features a variety of different experts each episode, and explores issues related to environmental issues and personal health, like climate change, plastic pollution, food justice and more.
On this week's episode (episode 126, if you're reading this in the future), Rachel joins Mike Galvin, Director of SavATree Consulting Group and Neil Vora, physician at Conservation International for a discussion on trees in cities. Trees provide a host of benefits, including providing habitat for nature, serving as part of stormwater infrastructure, psychological benefits and more. How can we estimate the value of those benefits? What's the best way to regulate or preserve our natural spaces within the built environment? Listen here!