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Rank
Indicator
11
Land use patterns
 
Used by:
Willapa Alliance
Data source:
Tice and Forrest(1990),WA Conservation Needs Committee; Pacific County Regional Plan Council
 
Keywords: conservation, ecosystem, environment, farm, farm land, habitat, impervious surfaces, land, land use, open space, residential, roads, urbanization, wetlands
 
 
10
Agricultural land loss / total arable land
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Region of H-W, Environment Department
 
Keywords: agriculture, conservation, construction, development, environment, farm land, food, impervious surfaces, land, land use, property value, real estate, soil, urbanization
 
 
9
Acres of natural and restored wetlands
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
MN Department of Natural Resources
 
Keywords: conservation, ecosystem, environment, habitat, land use, natural, open space, restoration, runoff, water quality, watershed, wetlands, zoning
 
 
9
Number of biogeographical regions with adequate protected areas
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Keywords: conservation, ecosystem, environment, habitat, land use, protection
 
 
8
Soil erosion per acre of cropland
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service
 
Sustainable Seattle
King County Division of Metropolitan Services
 
Keywords: agriculture, cropland, environment, erosion, farm, farm land, soil, soil conservation, topsoil, vegetation
 
 
8
Percent of significant natural areas protected
 
Comment: This assumes that the stewardship agreement will be honored.
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Hamilton Harbour Watershed Stewardship Project, 95-95 Report
 
Keywords: biodiversity, conservation, ecosystem, environment, habitat, land use, open space, protection, wetlands
 
 
8
Proportion of original agricultural land reserve (ALR) still designated ALR
 
Used by:
City of Richmond
Data source:
BC Agricultural Land Commission, 1998
 
Keywords: agriculture, conservation, environment, farm, farm land, farming, land use, preservation
 
 
8
Trees lost and gained through multi-family development
 
Used by:
City of Richmond
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: conservation, development, environment, habitat, housing, land use, multi-family, trees, zoning
 
 
8
Average soil erosion on cultivated cropland as a proportion of tolerable rate
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
US Department of Agriculture
 
Keywords: agriculture, cropland, environment, erosion, farm, farm land, soil, soil conservation
 
 
7
Privately owned acres placed under conservation easement
 
Used by:
Missoula City-County Health Department
Data source:
Office of Planning and Grants
 
Keywords: conservation, environment, habitat, land use, open space, protection
 
 
6
Recreational trail miles
 
Comment: Trails can contribute to degradation of natural areas, so this should not be thought of as an environmental indicator.
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Waterfront Regeneration Trust, Bruce Trail Association, City of Hamilton
 
Minnesota Planning
Department of Natural Resources, Office of Planning
 
Keywords: accessibility, conservation, land use, open space, parks, preservation, recreation, trails
 
 
6
Area of land affected by soil erosion and salinity
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development; Agriculture Canada
 
Keywords: environment, erosion, runoff, salt, soil, soil conservation, topsoil
 
 
6
Acres of conservation land intended for public use
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine State Planning Office
 
Keywords: conservation, land use, open space, recreation
 
 
6
Area of lands under formal agreement for wildlife habitat
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection; Wildlife Habitat Canada; Ducks Unlimited
 
Keywords: conservation, environment, habitat, land use, open space, preservation, protection, wildlife