Assistant Professor University of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico
This panel explores the integration of urban ecology and climate design, advocating for nature-based solutions that improve climate resilience and address today’s complex urban challenges. Participants will learn about successful collaborative approaches and analytical tools to support design decisions at multiple scales, conveyed through a diverse set of case studies.
Identify key urban climate resources and considerations when initiating design ideas.
Understand current trends and major impacts relating to changing climate threats.
Learn how projects can address urban climate challenges through a collaborative, interdisciplinary process.
Identify nature-based strategies for mitigating the extreme climate challenges at various scales.