Parks, PlanTs & Biodiversity Metrics
Figure 1 shows results from the Oak Park's Community Biodiversity Survey. Take the survey here: www.oak-park.us/biodiversity
Data Source: Oak Park Community Biodiversity Survey
Figure 2 shows the total number of Village-owned trees between 2017 and 2022. This mainly consists of trees on the parkways (area between the sidewalk and street).
Data Source: Oak Park iTree Eco Analysis analysis
Figure 3 shows the percentage of the right-of-way that has tree canopy coverage from right-of-way trees.
Data Source: Oak Park annual tree inventory
Tons of carbon sequestered by parkway trees in Oak Park in 2022
Tons of carbon stored by parkway trees in Oak Park in 2022
Tons of pollution removed by Oak Park parkway trees per year
Thousand cubic feet of avoided runoff provided by Oak Park parkway trees per year