i-Tree: What's New
i-Tree Landscape (beta)
i-Tree Landscape is a new online tool that allows you to explore geospatial data for an area of interest. It makes use of datasets, such as land cover and U.S. Census data, to provide local information, tree benefits, and planting prioritization based on user defined criteria.
Learn more about how Landscape can help your community by visiting the Landscape info page or select the "Get Started" button to test Landscape. Below is a snapshot of i-Tree Landscape's capabilities.
Different communities have different priorities and i-Tree Landscape can create tree planting priority maps that consider the current distributions of trees, people and available space. The following priorities can be weighted and combined to best meet community needs:
Ecosystem Service Estimates
Based on tree and impervious cover data, along with other local data, Landscape provides first order ecosystem service estimates and values for:
i-Tree Eco v6 development update - coming soon!
Our Development Team is seeking Eco version 6 beta testers interested in obtaining a pre-release version of the new Eco application and providing feedback to refine the tool prior to wider distribution in late 2015. If you are interested, please use the Feedback Form and select "i-Tree Eco v6 beta test" in the application dropdown. We will send you a link to download the beta test copy when it is ready. The test application will not affect any active Eco v5.x projects.
Here are a few highlights that you can expect to see soon in i-Tree Eco v6.
New i-Tree Feedback Form
The i-Tree Feedback Form is a quick webform that can be used to provide feedback on specific applications, report bugs or share success stories about your projects.
i-Tree Video Learning
Explore the Video Learning Page which features videos, screencasts and archived webinars on i-Tree applications.
Recent additions include the following:
i-Tree version updates
It is important for active users of i-Tree to periodically use the "Check for Updates" tool found under the Help menu of i-Tree applications installed on your computer. This will ensure that you are using the most up-to-date version available. If you installed all i-Tree components, they will all be updated when performing this function. For additional information about all of the changes in the latest version of i-Tree, check the change log which lists the changes that have been made to each application and is available on the i-Tree website.
Follow i-Tree on Twitter
For those interested in keeping up with the latest i-Tree related news, articles, software updates, conference information, training opportunities and more, you can now follow i-Tree on Twitter.
Updated November 2015