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Trees Moderate Urban Wind Speeds & Keep Pedestrians Comfortable

The ECOreport reposts a Vancouver study that shows trees moderate urban wind speeds & keep pedestrians comfortable

Originally Published on UBC News

Even a single urban tree can help moderate wind speeds and keep pedestrians comfortable as they walk down the street, according to a new University of British Columbia study that also found losing a single tree can increase wind pressure on nearby buildings and drive up heating costs.

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