Residential housing segregation and urban tree canopy in 37 US Cities

@article{Locke2021ResidentialHS,
  title={Residential housing segregation and urban tree canopy in 37 US Cities},
  author={Dexter Henry Locke and Billy Hall and J. Morgan Grove and Steward T. A. Pickett and L. A. Ogden and Carissa F Aoki and Christopher G. Boone and Jarlath P. M. O'Neil-Dunne},
  journal={npj Urban Sustainability},
  year={2021},
  volume={1},
  pages={1-9}
}
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