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La Plata, which received the most structural damage. The Urban ssment report quickly shows that 75% of the areas surveyed were oken branches, defoliation and loss of apical dominance were the as of tree injuries. The Urban Damage Assessment report is
A total of the structu
Completely Destroyed Major Damage Minor Damage Totals
1036 structures were damaged or destroyed. Below is a summary of re damage assessment:
Single Mobile Apartments Family Homes Homes
Economic loss to landowners due to the severe damage to commercial woodland
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Impeded access to woodland from blow down trees Economic loss of urban shade tree in communities
Long term forest mortality because the unhealthy trees will be predisposed to damaging agents such as fungi and insects
Increased hazards to urban and rural people due to debris hanging in trees and unstable root systems
The damage to the forest resources as a result of the tornado resulted in many forest management challenges.
Severely Damaged Areas
End of Hunt Road Thomas Stone National Historic Site Clamber Hill Hillendale Area Quailwood Town of La Plata Ripley