Community-Engaged Research

Ongoing Projects


Expanded Gardenroots - A Citizen Science Garden Project 
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Gold King Mine Spill
As the extent of the cultural and environmental impacts began to unfold in the weeks and months following the spill, UA SRP researchers found the need for community support and their roles evolving, as well.


Educational Modules - Mining on Tribal Lands in Arizona
These educational modules are based on previous training efforts and focus on mining on tribal lands in Arizona.

Completed Projects


Metals Exposure Study in Homes (2012-2015)
This completed project assessed the exposures of residents to metals, specifically children ages 1-11 years.


Gardenroots - The Dewey-Humboldt Garden Project (2008-2012)
This completed project worked with Citizen-Scientists to determine the levels of metals in their home-grown vegetables.


Promotor Transferable Training Modules on Environmental Health (2011-2013)
This completed project worked with female, Mexican community health workers (promotoras) to develop practical training modules on four environmental health themes.