TampaTreeMap leverages existing partnerships between individuals and organizations engaged in education, research and management efforts focused on urban trees and forests in the Tampa Bay area. Project collaborators include: faculty, staff and students from the University of South Florida (2011 Arbor Day Foundation ‘Tree Campus USA’ school); representatives from the USF Tree Campus Advisory Committee; researchers from the University of Florida and the UF-IFAS/ Hillsborough Extension Service; staff from the City of Tampa; members of the Tampa Bay Forest Working Group, and the Florida Forest Service.

Project Development Team

  • Shawn Landry, University of South Florida (Principal Investigator)
  • Rob Northrop, UF-IFAS/ Hillsborough Extension Service (co-Principal Investigator)
  • Christian Wells, University of South Florida (co-Principal Investigator)
  • Barbara Donerly, University of South Florida (co-Principal Investigator)
  • Keith Bornhorst, University of South Florida
  • Adhokshaja Budihal Prasad, University of South Florida
  • Carolyn Cheatham Rhodes, University of South Florida and UF-IFAS
  • Paul Medling, UF-IFAS/ Hillsborough Extension Service
  • Kathy Beck, City of Tampa
  • Rob Irving, City of Tampa
  • The many student volunteers at the University of South Florida, including: Donna Barth, Ann-Marie Bergmann, Christine Bergmann, Erica Cooper, Lindsay Guthrie, Bethany Harberts, Johamary Pena, Scott Rice, and several others.

Funding for this publication is provided in part by the USDA Forest Service. In accordance with federal law and USDA policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs). To file a complaint of discrimination, write: USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410, or call 202/720-5964 (Voice and TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Tampa & USF Tree Map is a collaboration of government, nonprofits, businesses and you to build an inventory of Tampa's urban forest.

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