Earth  ID: 11041

Phoenix, AZ

Arizona's capital of Phoenix and its neighboring towns in Maricopa County have undergone a major population boom in the last 40 years, and its effects are seen in everything from the expansion of town and cities and to an increased demand for fresh water.




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SVS >> Urban Growth
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Environmental Impacts >> Urbanization
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GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Habitat Conversion/fragmentation >> Urbanization/urban Sprawl

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version