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Heat Action Planning Guide for Neighborhoods of Greater Phoenix


Abstract In Greater Phoenix, urban heat is impacting health, safety, and the economy and these impacts are expected to worsen over time. The number of days above 110˚F are projected to more than double by 2060. In May 2017, The Nature Conservancy, Maricopa County Department of Public Health, Central Arizona Conservation Alliance, Urban Resilience to Extremes Sustainability Research Network, Arizona State University’s Urban Climate Research Center, and Center for Whole Communities launched a participatory Heat Action Planning process to identify both mitigation and adaptation strategies to reduce heat directly and improve the ability of residents to deal with heat. Community-based organizations with existing relationships in three neighborhoods selec... (more)
Created Date 2019
Contributor The Nature Conservancy
Subject Mitigation / heat planning / community engagement
Series Reports
Type Text
Extent 120 pages
Language English
Note Please note the both the original report as well as high-resolution version of each neighborhood's specific report are available as downloads attached to this repository entry. A special thank you to the Nature Conservancy and other partners involved for making this available through this repository.
Collaborating Institutions Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


  Greater Phoenix Heat Action Planning Guide - Executive Summary
171.9 KB application/pdf
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  Greater Phoenix Heat Action Planning Guide
5.2 MB application/pdf
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  Heat Action Plan - Edison Eastlake (highRes)
17.8 MB application/pdf
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  Greater Phoenix Heat Action Planning Guide - Executive Summary (highRes)
171.9 KB application/pdf
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  Heat Action Plan - Lindo Park Roesley Park (highRes)
21.5 MB application/pdf
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  Heat Action Plan - Mesa Care (highRes)
18.6 MB application/pdf
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  Greater Phoenix Heat Action Planning Guide (mediumRes)
33.6 MB application/pdf
Download Count: 1079