Overview: This repository houses peer-reviewed literature, data sets, reports, and other materials generated by researchers, practitioners, and other regional stakeholders that may be informative for local and regional efforts mitigating the adverse impacts of heat. The collection is intended to serve as a resource for anyone looking for information on top research findings, reports, or initiatives related to heat and air quality. This includes community, local, state, and regional partners and other interested parties contributing to heat and air quality planning, preparedness, and response activities.

Instructions: Utilize the search feature to search for items using particular keywords, or by author or title. In addition, a number of helpful filters exist at the left side of this page to assist with browsing the repository. Some examples of filter options include Subject (ex: urban heat island, vulnerability), Resource Type (ex: report, journal article), or Contributor/Author. When you find an item you would like to know more about, simply click on the item’s title and you will be presented with additional information, such as publishing metadata and an abstract or summary. Finally, to access the item, follow the DOI or link from within the item’s description.

More Information: The Phoenix Regional Heat and Air Quality Knowledge Repository is product of the Healthy Urban Environments (HUE) initiative in partnership with the Urban Climate Research Center.