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Urban Forests can aid in the reduction of the heat island impact by shading concrete from the sun and stopping its rays from heating up the ground well after the sun as stopped signing

Austin Troy and Sarah Davis

Troy, Austin and Davis, Sarah. The Effects of Urban Forest Canopy on Microclimate and Heat Islands. USDA Forest Service. USDA Forest Service Urban Forest Connections Webinar Series. January 13, 2016.

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