Urban Forestry Consulting

Serving small communities to entire counties and everything in between

PlanIT Geo™ provides personalized urban forestry consulting services to achieve short and long-term goals. Your plan will be developed specifically to your needs using proven industry tools such as Urban Forest Sustainability and Management Audit, SWOT Analysis, City Staff Interviews and Consultations, Community Outreach and Engagement Exercises, Urban Forest Criteria and Performance Indicators, Measurements and Milestones, and Vibrant Cities Lab’s Community Assessment and Goal-Setting Tool.

Services include: Management and Master Plans | Project and Program Websites | Data Collection and Analysis | Canopy Action Plans | Planting Plans and Designs | i-Tree Studies | Operational and Working Plans | Ordinance and Policy Review | Tree Pest and Disease Plans | Risk Tree Plans | Fact Sheets.

Personalized

Our team works to prepare plans by learning about your needs and desires for your community forestry program and the available tree resources, delivering you the most effective and useful plan to achieve maximum, long-term benefits.

 

Collaboration

As experienced facilitators, we will navigate the numerous objectives of internal and external stakeholders. Your plan will build the foundation for your team members to achieve goals and implement long-term urban and community forestry management. 

Partnership

We incorporate expectations that are mindful of limited resources and economic constraints, striving to create plans that will become working documents. As your long-term partner, we can help with your adaptive management needs over time. 

Our Approach

We meet you anywhere in your urban forestry journey

Long-term strategic planning can seem overwhelming and unattainable. Our team can help you from any starting point.

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Let’s discuss your next community forestry project today.

Proven Outcomes

Cities, campuses, and private entities put their data to use

  • Dedicated funding for maintenance and other urban forestry activities
  • Tree management goals and strategies incorporated into city comprehensive plan
  • Improved efficiency to tree maintenance program and risk tree management
  • Fewer public service requests
  • Increased stakeholder and public awareness, building value in urban forest benefits
  • Incited actions to collect street tree inventory data, obtain inventory and work management software, and conduct a comprehensive urban tree canopy analysis
  • Revitalized the City’s Tree Board as an advocacy group engaged in enhancing community tree stewardship
  • Improved communications, workflows, and efficiencies
  • Developed the framework to create in-house arborist crews
  • Provided the language to update tree-related city code, ordinances, and policies
  • Integrated urban forestry with the City’s Sustainability Program’s outreach, education, and marketing approaches

 

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A Few of Our Clients

PlanIT Geo™ has worked with clients across the world

Meridian, MS

Urban Forest Management Plan: tree inventory analysis, i-Tree Canopy study, applied “levels of service” concept

Hutchinson, KS

Urban Forest Master Plan, i-Tree Canopy assessment, Tree Planting Prioritization based on socio-demographic data, air quality improvement, energy savings, and stormwater reduction

Colorado Springs, CO

Urban Forest Management Plan – Goals, Objectives, Targets, and Actions were designed to help strategically direct City resources towards the mission of growing a better urban forest for all.

Tacoma, WA

Urban Forest Management Plan, short and long term strategies, action plan, community engagement and stewardship, and a UFMP Website

Iowa City, IA

Urban Forest Management Plan: tree inventory analysis, gap analysis, ordinance review, criteria/performance indicators, goals, and strategies

Kettering, OH

Urban Forest Management Plan: tree inventory analysis, gap analysis, ordinance review, criteria/performance indicators, goals, and strategies

Tacoma, WA, USA

Urban Forest Management Plan, short and long term strategies, action plan, community engagement and stewardship, and a UFMP Website

Park bench at a pond overlooking Pike's Peak

Colorado Springs, CO, USA

Urban Forest Management Plan – Goals, Objectives, Targets, and Actions were designed to help strategically direct City resources towards the mission of growing a better urban forest for all.

Iowa City, IA, USA

Urban Forest Management Plan: tree inventory analysis, gap analysis, ordinance review, criteria/performance indicators, goals, and strategies

neighborhood street at sunset with yards and lush trees

Meridian, MS, USA

Urban Forest Management Plan: tree inventory analysis, i-Tree Canopy study, applied “levels of service” concept

Hutchinson, KS, USA

Urban Forest Master Plan, i-Tree Canopy assessment, Tree Planting Prioritization based on socio-demographic data, air quality improvement, energy savings, and stormwater reduction

midwest neighborhood street in autumn with cars and street signs

Kettering, OH, USA

Urban Forest Management Plan, short and long term strategies, action plan, community engagement and stewardship, and a UFMP Website

Let’s discuss your next community forestry project today.

About PlanIT Geo™

At PlanIT Geo, you’ll find a team driven by trees and technology. We are innovators and your partner in community forestry.

We are passionate about the work we do and derive purpose from helping others map and understand the value of nature-based solutions for a greener future.

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U.S. Contact

7878 Wadsworth Boulevard, Suite 340, Arvada, Colorado 80003

U.S. Sales & Support: 833.873.3627

info@planitgeo.com

sales@planitgeo.com

U.K. Contact

U.K. Sales: +44 (0)7858639023

U.K. Support: 03330 509905

sales@treeplotter.co.uk

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