Urban Tree Canopy Assessment: Project Summary

Shoreline, Washington

The city of Shoreline is committed to maintaining, protecting, and expanding its urban forest resource. Since its incorporation, the community has always held the long-term stewardship of its trees as a top priority. This assessment analyzed Shoreline’s urban tree canopy in 2017. It serves as a follow-up to a prior study that estimated tree canopy in 1992, 2001, and 2010. Assessment results show that tree canopy coverage in Shoreline, WA has continued to expand.

Key Insights

Total Study Area

Acres of Plantable Space

Tree Canopy 2017