Showing posts from 2017

Discussion Question 05: Learning and Experiments in Resilience Planning

How can we incorporate learning and experiments in designing and planning resilient cities and urban places?

Discussion Question 04: Indicators of Resilience

How can we identify and select indicators of resilience?
What are some possible examples of early warning signals?

Discussion Question 03: What are scenarios?

What are scenarios and how do they help integrate uncertainty in planning and decision making?

Contrasting nitrogen and phosphorus budgets in urban watersheds and implications for managing urban water pollution

New Paper on urban nitrogen and phosphorus in PNAS.

Discussion Question 2: Regime Shifts

What are key slow and fast variables affecting ecosystem function and regime shifts in urban ecosystems? (You may focus on your team specific ecosystem function).

Discussion Question 1: Coupled Human Natural Systems

What does characterize a city as a coupled human natural system? What are some key qualities that differentiate the city from other ecosystems?

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