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A grant through the Title VIII/Urban and Community Forestry Program of the USDA Forest Service supported the work of the following partner organizations to collect and display neighborhood tree data on the OASIS website:
Citizen Pruner's of New York City, volunteered to collect detailed information about the trees in the 3 study areas (Hunt's Point, Lower East Side, New Brighton). Council on the Environment and Trees New York helped train these voluteers to collect the data necessary for our study.
Council on the Environment of New York City (CENYC), through its Open Space Greening Program that trains and coordinates students and other volunteers to update mapped information on community gardens and other green spaces throughout the city (Lenny Librizzi, Meredith Olson);
Trees New York, a nationally acclaimed organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for all communities through participatory tree related programs. Trees New York plants, preserves and cares for trees through crucial community-oriented and technical support services through education, training, desktop publishing, and advocacy efforts. Trees New York is the only organization in the region that focuses solely on urban trees and forestry. The group expanded its "Citizen Pruner" program for this project, a joint effort between Trees NY and the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation providing certification in tree care (Mat Cahill, Susan Gooberman);
State University of New York's College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF) working with the Forest Service's Northeastern Research Station (David Nowak, Jeffrey Walton); and
NYPIRG's Community Mapping Assistance Project (CMAP) , whose mission is to strengthen nonprofit, philanthropic, and public service organizations by providing easy access to computer mapping technology. CMAP is the primary architect and builder of the OASIS website and related applications (Steven Romalewski, Christy Knight, Meg McCarron, Marty DeBenedictis, Kim Morehouse);
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI), a provider of spatial analysis and geographic information system (GIS) mapping software and a key partner in the development of the OASIS website (Johan Herrlin, Dave LaShell). The Neighborhood Tree Mapping Project partners also appreciate the ongoing assistance and encouragement of the Forest Service's Matthew Arnn (Director, Metropolitan Initiative) and Philip Rodbell (Urban and Community Forestry).

The project also benefited from in-kind support from each of the partner organizations, as well as other participants in OASIS such as the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation. For example, the Parks Department's Natural Resources Group was a founding partner of OASIS, and has been the liaison between OASIS and the city's Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications which oversees the development and use of the city's new GIS basemap. The basemap is the source for the aerial photographs at the OASIS website, and is also the source for additional GIS layers that were essential to this neighborhood tree survey project.

The partner organizations are working together with the Forest Service's Metropolitan Initiative, the city Parks Department's Central Forestry Office, and community groups through the work of the New York City Environmental Justice Alliance to develop a community manual for other neighborhoods to undertake tree surveys.