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Melbourne launches largest ever revegetation project to green the city

Melbourne launches largest ever revegetation project to green the city

Plans to plant 150,000 trees and shrubs form part of the Australian city’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic by creating jobs and enhancing public space, in addition to tackling the climate emergency.

Melbourne maps its metropolitan forests

Melbourne maps its metropolitan forests

The city wants to better understand where its trees exist and why and assess what can be done to protect and expand its urban forests.

Melbourne makes major investments in parks, waste and water

Melbourne makes major investments in parks, waste and water

The city is investing more than $19m in capital works to respond to the impact of climate change, better manage its parklands and urban forests and conserve water.