MARGARET WILDER, Udall Center associate professor of environmental policy and associate professor of Latin American studies,
is lead author --
with co-authors Christopher A. Scott, Nicolas Pineda, Robert G. Varady, Gregg M. Garfin, and Jamie McEvoy --
of an article, "Adapting Across Boundaries: Climate Change, Social Learning, and Resilience in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region," recently published online by the Annals of the Association of American Geographers.
The article looks at the vulnerability of the U.S.-Mexico border region's people and environments to the effects of climatic change and globalization.
The study is a product of "Moving Forward: Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change,
Drought and Water Demand in the Urbanizing Southwestern United States
and Northern Mexico," supported by a grant from the Sectoral Applications Research Program at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
> Adapting Across Boundaries (article website)
> Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change (project website)
> Margaret Wilder (website)
Udall Center-NNI Annual Report: Forthcoming
In the next issue of Udall Center Update (September 8, 2010), we will feature the 2009-10 Annual Report for the Udall Center and the Native Nations Institute.