Tree planting in verge to maximise canopy for shade and reduce heat island effect
Ensure adequate provision for space for vegetation, including tree planting is provided.
Benefits and considerations
People feel safer and more comfortable walking.
Contributes to biodiversity
Providing setback or barriers between trees and vehicles
The Camden Valley Way at Prestons incorporates new vegetation among retained, existing vegetation providing the benefit of shade for walking and cycling immediately at completion, as well as incorporating existing landscape character.