Valuing plants in devalued spaces: Caring for Baltimore's Street trees

  title={Valuing plants in devalued spaces: Caring for Baltimore's Street trees},
  author={Mariya Shcheglovitova},
  journal={Environment and Planning E: Nature and Space},
  pages={228 - 245}
Baltimore City, MD is addressing its future with expansive sustainability initiatives. These include an aggressive tree planting campaign to double the city's tree canopy by 2037. While discourses of greening present tree plantings and related programs as a resolution for the legacies of racist housing market practices, these programs are themselves subject to the legacies of spatial inequalities in access to infrastructural care. Sustainability discourses present urban trees as inherently… Expand
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