Omparative Analysis for Environmental/earth issue in Salt Lake City

Well-crafted comparative analysis review of current (within the last 5 years) case study, a report, or a peer-reviewed article about a particular environmental/earth systems issue that pertains to the Wasatch Front. The material needs to come from a reputable source.

There are many choices of topics that range from the fault and its impact on Salt Lake City to issues of the urban heat island, to roof-top (urban) farming or the GPI as a good growth indicator for the city.

The paper should be written through analysis of the chosen topic in which the case study, the report, or the peer-review article provide the Meatof the paper.

The paper should not be only contextualized, but also provide a more detailed as well as comparative analysis (e.g., what does research say about this issue in Denver, Portland, etc.)

Logistics:
Graphs, charts, statistics to substantiate the paper
Citation of sources (at least three) at the end of the paper
Besides the case study, the report, or the peer-reviewed article, another couple of sources (please no .com sites) are needed