Voting with one’s chainsaw: What happens when people are given the opportunity to freely remove urban trees?

  title={Voting with one’s chainsaw: What happens when people are given the opportunity to freely remove urban trees?},
  author={Jakub Kronenberg and Edyta Łaszkiewicz and Joanna Szilo},
  journal={Landscape and Urban Planning},
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