A sustainable path? Deciding the future of La Paz

Carl Steinitz, Robert Faris, Michael Flaxman, Juan Carlos Vargas-Moreno, Tess Canfield, Oscar Arizpe, Manuel Angeles, Micheline Cariño, Fausto Santiago, Thomas Maddock, Carolyn Dragoo Lambert, Kathryn Baird, Lucio Godínez

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Abstract

As the population soars in Mexico's scenic La Paz, decisionmakers are faced with the question of how best to manage development while protecting the area's environmental resources and aesthetics. An examination of 10 alternative futures helped show the possible impacts of their choices.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)24-38
Number of pages15
JournalEnvironment
Volume47
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Global and Planetary Change
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Water Science and Technology

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    Steinitz, C., Faris, R., Flaxman, M., Vargas-Moreno, J. C., Canfield, T., Arizpe, O., Angeles, M., Cariño, M., Santiago, F., Maddock, T., Lambert, C. D., Baird, K., & Godínez, L. (2005). A sustainable path? Deciding the future of La Paz. Environment, 47(6), 24-38. https://doi.org/10.3200/ENVT.47.6.24-38