What are food forests?
What are food forests? by A Public Affair, WORT, April 10, 2023 A food forest is a diverse planting of edible plants that attempts to mimic the ecosystems and patterns […]
‘A living pantry’: how an urban food forest in Arizona became a model for climate action
A decades-old neighborhood project in Tucson provides food to residents as well as shade to cool streets in the third-fastest warming city in the US… Read the whole story.
Millions lack access to running water. Is the solution hiding in plain sight?
TUCSON — In the 2000s, Brad Lancaster started making illegal cuts into curbs in his Dunbar Spring neighborhood here, allowing storm water to flow into street side basins to water […]
Neighborhood foresters work to beautify their slice of the Tucson community
You might think Brad Lancaster is pulling your leg when he tells you he’s a “neighborhood forester” in the cactus-studded desert city of Tucson.
Not at all…