In this solicitation, they are seeking research proposals that address the theme of climate change, including:
- The effect of urban density, connectivity, and mix of land uses on greenhouse gas emissions.
- Regional planning responses to climate change, as are currently being implemented in California.
- Managing the risks presented by extreme weather, including increased flooding, wildfires, drought, and exacerbation of the urban heat island effect.
Deadline April 1, 2010