Green Infrastructure Increases Biogeochemical Responsiveness, Vegetation Growth and Decreases Runoff in a Semi-Arid City, Tucson, AZ, USA

Tom Meixner1, Shirley A Papuga2, Anthony Michael Luketich3, Tyler Rockhill4, Erika Liliana Gallo4, Jack Anderson5, Luis Salgado5, Kayla Pope6, Neha Gupta5, Yoganand Korgaonkar5 and D. Phillip Guertin7, (1)University of Arizona, Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, Tucson, AZ, United States, (2)The University of Arizona, Tucson, United States, (3)University of Arizona, School of Natural Resources, Tucson, AZ, United States, (4)University of Arizona, Tucson, United States, (5)University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States, (6)University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, United States, (7)USDA-ARS Southwest Watershed Research Center, Tucson, AZ, United States