This Urban Integrated Field Laboratory (IFL) is in Southeast Texas (SETx). The long-term goals for the SETx-UIFL are to provide
understanding of projected
impacts in a way that is generalizable to other regions, and to improve the practice of resilience science and community resilience through new and generalizable theories of change validated in SETx-UIFL. To achieve these goals, the SETx-UIFL coordinates numerous disciplines, scholars, and community stakeholders toward the short-term goals of 1) integrating new data, methods, and models about the interactions among natural, human-built, and social systems; 2) increasing our understanding of interdependencies, mutual benefits, and trade-offs of different wellbeing outcomes for humans and the environment; 3) co-producing knowledge with stakeholders; and 4) centering concepts of social equity in urbanized regions across spatial and temporal scales.
Principal Investigator (PI)
The University of Texas at Austin
Prairie View A&M