cityofnewyork-us/2015-street-tree-census-tree-data-uvpi-gqnh

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2015 Street Tree Census - Tree Data

2015 Street Tree Census - Tree Data

Street tree data from the TreesCount! 2015 Street Tree Census, conducted by volunteers and staff organized by NYC Parks & Recreation and partner organizations. Tree data collected includes tree species, diameter and perception of health. Accompanying blockface data is available indicating status of data collection and data release citywide.

Columns

NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
spc_latinspc_latinspc_latinTextScientific name for species, e.g. "Acer rubrum"
healthhealthhealthTextIndicates the user's perception of tree health.
stump_diamstump_diamstump_diamNumberDiameter of stump measured through the center, rounded to the nearest inch.
tree_dbhtree_dbhtree_dbhNumberDiameter of the tree, measured at approximately 54" / 137cm above the ground. Data was collected for both living and dead trees; for stumps, use stump_diam
created_atcreated_atcreated_atCalendar dateThe date tree points were collected in the census software.
block_idblock_idblock_idNumberIdentifier linking each tree to the block in the blockface table/shapefile that it is mapped on.
tree_idtree_idtree_idNumberUnique identification number for each tree point.
borocodeborocodeborocodeNumberCode for borough in which tree point is located: 1 (Manhattan), 2 (Bronx), 3 (Brooklyn), 4 (Queens), 5 (Staten Island)
root_grateroot_grateroot_grateTextIndicates the presence of a root problem caused by metal grates in tree bed
root_stoneroot_stoneroot_stoneTextIndicates the presence of a root problem caused by paving stones in tree bed
root_otherroot_otherroot_otherTextIndicates the presence of other root problems
trunk_wiretrunk_wiretrunk_wireTextIndicates the presence of a trunk problem caused by wires or rope wrapped around the trunk
trnk_lighttrnk_lighttrnk_lightTextIndicates the presence of a trunk problem caused by lighting installed on the tree
statusstatusstatusTextIndicates whether the tree is alive, standing dead, or a stump.
trnk_othertrnk_othertrnk_otherTextIndicates the presence of other trunk problems
brch_lightbrch_lightbrch_lightTextIndicates the presence of a branch problem caused by lights (usually string lights) or wires in the branches
brch_shoebrch_shoebrch_shoeTextIndicates the presence of a branch problem caused by sneakers in the branches
bblbblbblNumber
binbinbinNumber
census tractcensus_tractcensus_tractNumber
council districtcouncil_districtcouncil_districtNumber
y_spy_spy_spNumberY coordinate, in state plane. Units are feet
x_spx_spx_spNumberX coordinate, in state plane. Units are feet.
longitudelongitudelongitudeNumberLongitude of point, in decimal degrees
latitudelatitudelatitudeNumberLatitude of point, in decimal degrees
statestatestateTextAll features given value 'New York'
boro_ctboro_ctboro_ctNumberThis is the boro_ct identifyer for the census tract that the tree point falls into.
nta_namenta_namenta_nameTextThis is the NTA name corresponding to the neighborhood tabulation area from the 2010 US Census that the tree point falls into.
ntantantaTextThis is the NTA Code corresponding to the neighborhood tabulation area from the 2010 US Census that the tree point falls into.
st_senatest_senatest_senateNumberState Senate District in which tree point is located
st_assemst_assemst_assemNumberState Assembly District in which tree point is located
cncldistcncldistcncldistNumberCouncil district in which tree point is located
boroughboronameboronameTextName of borough in which tree point is located
community boardcb_numcb_numNumberCommunity board in which tree point is located
zip_cityzip_cityzip_cityTextCity as derived from zipcode. This is often (but not always) the same as borough.
brch_otherbrch_otherbrch_otherTextIndicates the presence of other branch problems
addressaddressaddressTextNearest estimated address to tree
postcodezipcodezipcodeNumberFive-digit zipcode in which tree is located
curb_loccurb_loccurb_locTextLocation of tree bed in relationship to the curb; trees are either along the curb (OnCurb) or offset from the curb (OffsetFromCurb)
problemsproblemsproblemsText
user_typeuser_typeuser_typeTextThis field describes the category of user who collected this tree point's data.
sidewalksidewalksidewalkTextIndicates whether one of the sidewalk flags immediately adjacent to the tree was damaged, cracked, or lifted. Not recorded for dead trees and stumps.
guardsguardsguardsTextIndicates whether a guard is present, and if the user felt it was a helpful or harmful guard. Not recorded for dead trees and stumps.
stewardstewardstewardTextIndicates the number of unique signs of stewardship observed for this tree. Not recorded for stumps or dead trees.
spc_commonspc_commonspc_commonTextCommon name for species, e.g. "red maple"

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