Tree and urban landscapes provide an opportunity for every citizen to contribute to climate resilience through informed plant selection and sustainable management practices. The University of Arizona Campus Arboretum was established to guide science-based urban tree stewardship and to advance conservation best practices for campus and communities throughout the state.
Upper Gila Watershed Forum
Randa Owens McKinney, Owens Properties
Sam Daley, Daley Farms
Steve Plath, Gila Watershed Partnership
Morgan Steele, City of Safford
Ryan Rapier, Mt. Graham Regional Medical Center
Mike Crimmins, University of Arizona Cooperative Extension
Carianne Campbell, Sky Island Alliance
The Gila Watershed Partnership, in coordination with Graham County Cooperative Extension and Water Resources Research Center, will host the annual Upper Gila Watershed Forum on January 11, 2019, in Thatcher, Arizona. This daylong event will feature presentations, discussion, and activities focused on "Adapting to a Hotter and Drier Future." Explore how increasing heat and drought are affecting agricultural, business, municipal, and conservation practices, and what communities and individuals are doing to adapt.