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The project logo Tree Canopy Action Plan

The project logo Tree Canopy Action Plan

Charlotte's Tree Canopy Action Plan is a city wide effort to define the vision, policies and legal framework for trees in the places we live, work and play. The project will rely on extensive community and stakeholder input from industry and community leaders to inform any policy or regulatory changes. We plan to primarily engage the community remotely through questionaires and remote meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic. We appreciate your input in this important work in trying times.

Tree Canopy Action Plan (TCAP) Public Survey


Public Survey


Tree Canopy Data 2012-2018

Charlotte has a very robust tree canopy, that is unfortunately, declining. While our tree canopy as of 2018 was still a very high 45%, it saw a marked decline from 2012 when our tree canopy was...

Tree Canopy Action Plan: Interested Participants

Thanks for your interest in Charlotte's Tree Canopy Action Plan. Please provide us with your contact information so we can continue to reach you with important project updates.

TCAP Presentation to Transportation, Planning & Environment Committee

On July 27, our Tree Canopy Action Plan (TCAP) leadership team presented a progress report to the Charlotte City Council, Transportation, Planning & Environment Committee.  Deputy Planning...