农业

  • Arizona’s top five agricultural commodities by market value include vegetables ($764+ million), 乳制品(7.62亿美元以上), 牛和小牛(7亿多美元), 温室/苗圃(3.15亿元+)及棉花(2.24亿元+). (2012 Ag)普查)
  • 亚利桑那州的食品和农业出口超过1美元.4 billion in 2014; major categories include cotton, fresh produce and dairy products. (贸易.gov)
  • 亚利桑那州的农田包括26块土地.200万英亩. (U.S. 人口普查)
  • 的19,亚利桑那州600家农场, 超过16,000个在该州的13个农村县, 占全州农业基础的85%和80%的3美元.2007年亚利桑那州农业产值超过20亿美元. (U.S. 人口普查)
  • 亚利桑那州在美国排名第二.S. 在头莴苣、叶莴苣、长叶莴苣、花椰菜和花椰菜生产. 尤马, 亚利桑那州是世界上的冬季莴苣之都, 供应全国90%的冬季绿叶蔬菜. (亚利桑那大学)
  • 作为一个主要的棉花种植者, Arizona’s cotton farms generate enough cotton to produce 100 million pairs of jeans— or enough for 30 percent of the U.S. 人口. (国家棉花委员会)

自然资源

矿业

  • 亚利桑那州的铜矿产量占全美总产量的65%.S. 铜,该州是世界上第六大铜生产国. (亚利桑那州矿业协会)
  • There are 27 major mines in Greater Arizona producing copper, gold, lime, uranium, coal and cement. 这些矿加在一起的价值为4美元.对亚利桑那州经济造成了870亿的影响,并对51,800个直接和间接工作岗位. 直接从事采矿工作的平均年薪为115美元,000, 而51美元,给亚利桑那州所有工人1万美元. (亚利桑那州矿业协会)

钾肥

  • 亚利桑那地质勘探局估计在6.82亿到2亿之间.27 billion metric tons of potash in the Holbrook basin of east-central, Arizona; in total, the U.S. 总共有60亿吨碳酸钾.
  • 亚利桑那州北部的钾肥开采有潜力生产2.50亿吨碳酸钾, 一种支持世界农业的重要作物养分, 粮食供应和采矿市场. 碳酸钾还被广泛用于各种工业应用, 包括金属电镀, 生产油井钻井液和回收铝.

林业

  • 多于2个.四百万英亩的松树分布在四个国家森林中, 亚利桑那州北部是美洲大陆上最大的连片黄松林的所在地. (北亚利桑那大学)
  • 作为美国的一部分.S. 农业部的四大森林恢复计划, 将工业重新引入森林的潜力是巨大的. Among the most promising forest-based economic development opportunities is the biomass sector, which uses the byproducts of forest management to produce bio-based products including lumber, 复合材料, 家具, 乙醇和能源原料.

伟德苹果app和国防

 

  • 亚利桑那州是美国伟德苹果app和国防工业的领先者, 大亚利桑那州的社区对该州的A&D部门. 该州近6%的生产总值可归因于A&D,全国第三高的人口密度. 
  • 该州有超过52,000个工作岗位直接归因于A&D部门, 总计150多家,000 when accounting for the multiplier effect of 间接和诱导工作 generated by this sector.
  • 2014年,亚利桑那州的A&D出口价值为3美元.230亿,在所有州中排名第九. 此外,出口:
    -直接支持17400多个出口岗位
    -总计15.占亚利桑那州出口总额的3%
  • 大亚利桑那州是亚利桑那州在a&D. 估计有1600个直系A&D工作在大亚利桑那州, 创建一个额外的影响超过6,000年直接, 间接和诱导工作.
  • In 2013, transportation exports outside of Phoenix and Tucson totaled $749 million and were 20 percent of the state’s exports in this category.
  • 尤马 is currently home to the Marine Corps Air Station which will be the location for the Operational Testing and Evaluation Squadron for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, an initiative that has been 3 years in the making with over half a billion dollars invested

军事资产

  • 亚利桑那州的军事基地有将近100个,000年直接, 间接和诱导工作和产出9美元.10亿年.
  • 主要任务包括军需品培训, 情报, 无人机系统, 炮兵测试, 车辆测试, 空气的培训, 电子战和其他. 大亚利桑那州有五个军事基地, representing a significant share of the total statewide economic impact of Arizona’s military assets:
    • 大亚利桑那州的军事设施包括瓦楚卡堡, 尤马海军陆战队航空站, 尤马陆军试验场, Barry M. 戈德华特空军靶场和纳瓦霍营地驻军训练中心.
    • 华楚卡堡仅为2美元.4 billion in annual economic impact for the state of Arizona; 尤马 Proving Ground accounts for $425 million annual economic impact, 海军陆战队尤马站每年造成5亿美元的经济影响.

无人机系统(UAS)培训/测试负责人

The Arizona Test Range Complex (AzTRC) for Unmanned Aircraft Systems draws upon the abundant and distinctive strengths of Arizona, 将大亚利桑那州的多个靶场结合成一个综合靶场. AzTRC充分利用了该州多样化的地理环境, 广大的空域, 340天目视雷达飞行天气, air traffic control experience of unmanned flying operations by the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, UAS研究联盟的专业知识, 以及学术界的合作, 行业和政府:

  • 世界上最大的无人机训练中心, 位于瓦楚卡堡, 已经培训和认证了将近12个,在过去的十年里,有000名士兵参与了无人机行动. 该培训中心支持20多个教学伟德app下载, 24小时营业, 而且飞行次数超过5次,每年000小时.
  • 大亚利桑那州是安柏瑞德航空大学-普雷斯科特的所在地, 美国排名第一的伟德苹果app大学.

 


天文学和天体物理学

Greater Arizona is home to some of the world’s leading observatories that contribute to national security, 全球导航和科学发现:

  • 美国niversity of Arizona’s Mount Graham International Observatory draws scientists from around the world to conduct advanced research in astronomy and astrophysics.
  • 梵蒂冈先进技术望远镜位于格雷厄姆山上, 梵蒂冈科学家研究行星科学的地方, 恒星天文学, 河外天文学和宇宙学.
  • 海因里希赫兹亚毫米望远镜天文台, jointly owned by the University of Arizona and the Max Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie (Bonn, 德国)位于格雷厄姆山国际天文台. This sub-millimeter wavelength radio telescope is one of the world’s most accurate radio telescopes. 它探索亚毫米波长天文学, 有些人认为这是最后一个完全未开发的波长边界.
  • 大型双筒望远镜, 也在葛兰姆山, 是世界上最强大的望远镜吗, 世界上最先进的光学望远镜之一, 以及世界上最大的单光学望远镜. 大型双筒望远镜是天文学上的一项重大突破, 图像清晰度是哈勃望远镜的10倍. 大型双筒望远镜’s light-gathering power enables astronomers to observe extremely distant and faint objects such as ancient galaxies and quasars that will assist in unraveling the evolutionary history of the universe.
  • Established in 1894, the Lowell Observatory is one of the oldest observatories in the nation. 洛厄尔大学的科学家于1930年发现了冥王星.
  • 美国nited States Naval Observatory Flagstaff Station (NFOS) is the national dark-sky observing station for the U.S. 提供光学和近红外天文学. NFOS位于洛厄尔天文台,也是美国官方的计时机构.S. 海军部. 它的科学为美国所有分支机构提供以保护为导向的服务.S. 国防部.
  • The Navy Prototype Optical Interferometer is located at Lowell Observatory’s Mesa Anderson Station, 提供空间图像和天体测量,以保证安全定位, 世界轨道卫星的导航和定位.

葡萄园 & 酒

 

  • 大亚利桑那州有三个成熟的葡萄产区, 拥有80多家保税酒庄和1家,000英亩种植的葡萄树. (阿兹葡萄酒协会)
  • There are nearly 40 licensed tasting rooms in Arizona that generate nearly 140,000 visits annually. (阿兹葡萄酒协会)
  • Yavapai学院, plans are underway to create the Southwest’s premier academic center to support the wine industry and prepare qualified professionals in viticulture and enology. Yavapai College offers formal coursework in viticulture and in 2013 added enology and began planting its 17-acre estate vineyard.
    • Additional plans call for a sustainable teaching winery, which will produce 3,000 cases annually. 安置在一个重新使用的结构中, this teaching winery will establish a teaching model for sustainability in the wine industry.
    • Among the sustainable features: net zero for water usage; provision of sufficient natural light into the working areas to operate during daylight hours without the need for artificial lighting; and a planned 光伏 array that could make the winery net zero for electricity.

生物科学和生命科学

来自基因组学的前沿研究, 生物防御和公共卫生, 敬一流的医疗保健, 生物科学和生命科学在大亚利桑那州蓬勃发展:

  • TGen北, 翻译基因组学研究联盟, is working on ground-breaking epidemiologic research related to pathogens important to medicine, 公共卫生和生物防御.
  • Medical device manufacturing is 64 times more concentrated in Greater Arizona’s Flagstaff community than anywhere else in the nation because of the long-time presence of leading firms in this sector, 包括W.L. 戈尔 & 他是GORE-TEX®和其他创新救生产品的创造者.

可再生能源

亚利桑那州在可再生能源领域处于世界领先地位, and many solar and hydroelectric power installations are located throughout Greater Arizona. 美国.S. 美国能源部的可再生能源手册将亚利桑那州列为全美第二.S. 光伏发电的状态:

  • 风能发电总量, 光伏, 亚利桑那州的生物量和水力发电设施相当于4,2013年为843兆瓦.
  • In 2006, the Arizona Corporation Commission approved the Renewable Energy Standard and Tariff (REST). These rules require that regulated electric utilities must generate 15 percent of their energy from renewable resources by 2025.
  • Utility-scale solar generating installations are located or being built in Mojave County (340MW CSP), 马里科帕县(300MW PV), Kingman (200MW CSP)和Picture Rocks (100MW PV). (太阳能行业协会,2015)  
  • Wind-power installations in Greater Arizona include the Dry Lake Wind Farm, located in Navajo County. The existing Phase 1 and recently completed Phase 2 generate 128 MW of power from 61 wind turbines. 这个风力发电设施是亚利桑那州的第一个涡轮机驱动的设施, 商业规模的风能伟德app下载. 另外, 科奇斯县正在建设一个新的风力发电装置——红马风电场, 26台风力涡轮机将产生50兆瓦的电力.
  • Nova Power LLC purchased a former biomass plant in northern Arizona; the new enterprise will convert forest-thinning byproduct into power, 为亚利桑那州的公用事业提供至少24兆瓦的电力.
  • 威尔科克斯温室地热井使用4,这口深达000英尺的地热水井为温室供暖.