Indicators 1-18 of 18 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
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
Percentage of estuarine areas not suitable for shellfish harvesting
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Marine Resources, Public Health
 
Keywords: environment, food, health, shellfish, surface water, toxics, water, water pollution
 
 
8
Sales of locally produced food at farmers market
 
Comment: May not capture all of the sales of locally produced food. Does not include information on amount of sales of non-locally produced food as comparison.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Olympia Farmers Market
 
Keywords: agriculture, economy, farm, food, local capital, local production, resource use, sales
 
 
8
Fish species with consumption restricted
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Ontario Ministry of the Environment 'Guide to Eating Ontario Sport Fish'
 
Keywords: consumption, environment, fish, food, population, protection, resource consumption, species
 
 
8
Overfished fisheries compared to fisheries not overfished
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanographic & Atmospheric Administration
 
Keywords: economy, environment, fish, food, resource consumption, resources
 
 
7
Average age of commercial fish harvesters
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Department of Marine Resources
 
Keywords: economy, employment, fish, food, jobs
 
 
7
Wild salmon returning to spawn
 
Comment: Data was not available for 1990 and 1991.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
WA Department of Fisheries
 
Sustainable Seattle
WA Department of Fisheries: 1992 Salmon & Steelhead Stock Inventory
 
Keywords: economy, environment, fish, food, habitat, population, resources, salmon, species, streams
 
 
6
Annual acreage in field crops
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Wentworth Office
 
Keywords: agriculture, crops, economy, farm, farming, food, land use, resource use
 
 
6
Feed production and use balance
 
Used by:
Land Stewardship Project
Data source:
Income tax forms
 
Keywords: agriculture, cost, economy, efficiency, farm, farming, food, resource use
 
 
6
Acres of closed shellfish beds
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: consumption, economy, environment, fish, food, population, resources, shellfish, water, water quality
 
 
6
Oyster Condition Index
 
Used by:
Willapa Alliance
Data source:
WA Department of Fish and Wildlife
 
Keywords: economy, environment, fish, food, habitat, pollution, water, water quality
 
 
6
Number of commercial crop varieties
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development; Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Keywords: agriculture, crops, diversity, economic security, economy, farm, food
 
 
5
Food stamp recipients
 
Comment: Relies on national standards
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Social Service, 'Annual Report'; SC State Data Center
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Daily Bread Food Bank
 
Keywords: AFDC, basic needs, charity, economy, food, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, subsidized
 
 
5
Farm acreage
 
Comment: The figure of $1,000 has been in use since 1974 and has not been adjusted for inflation.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
1992 US Census of Agriculture, 1987 & 1992 WA Agricultural Statistics, National Agricultural Statistics Service
 
Keywords: agriculture, economy, environment, farm, farming, food, land use, resource use, resources
 
 
4
Students eligible for free or reduced price lunch
 
Comment: Not all those eligible may be applying.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Education, 'Ranking of Counties and School Districts'
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Keywords: children, economy, education, food, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, schools, student, subsidized, youth
 
 
4
Fish landings by weight
 
Comment: Does not identify quality, size, or age distribution of fish caught.
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Scottish Sea Fish Statistical Tables, Fisherman's Mutual Association, Pittenweem
 
Keywords: economy, fish, food, resource use, resources
 
 
4
Percent of people who eat 5 or more servings of fruits and vegetables per day
 
Used by:
Missoula City-County Health Department
Data source:
Missoula BRFSS
 
Keywords: fitness, food, health, nutrition
 
 
2
Agriculture value added as a percent of gross sales
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
US Department of Agriculture; Maine Farm Indicators
 
Keywords: agriculture, economy, farming, finance, food, sales, value-added