In this presentation, Dr. Zuniga-Teran described the role of green infrastructure in urban resilience and described the complexity of its wide implementation that includes serious environmental justice issues. With a case study in Tucson, Arizona, a team of UA researchers and local organizations are engaging with local communities to address this important issue.

Urban resilience through green infrastructure: A case study on environmental justice in Tucson, AZ (PDF)

Adriana Zuniga, Andrea Gerlak, Joaquin Murrieta, Nelda Ruiz, Claudio Rodriguez, John Shepard, and Catlow Shipek