Indicators 1-30 of 76 indicators that match your search criteria:
 
Rank
Indicator
9
Water use per capita
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Public Works Departments, Cities of Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater
 
City of Richmond
Greater Vancouver Water District
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Works and the Environment
 
Keywords: consumption, resource use, water
 
 
9
Water level in aquifer wells
 
Used by:
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: aquifer, environment, groundwater, resource consumption, resource use, resources, water, wells
 
 
9
Residential water consumption
 
Comment: Does not include: unknown percentage of population relying on private wells; approximately 20% of county population served by other water systems. Does not reflect summer /winter consumption variation or increase due to increased population.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
Seattle Water Department
 
Keywords: residential, resource use, water
 
 
9
Commerical water consumption
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, Works Department
 
Keywords: commercial, resource use, water
 
 
9
Gallons of water used daily per person
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: consumption, resource use, resources, water
 
 
9
Water resource depletion rates
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Keywords: resource use, resources, water
 
 
9
Reduce potable water use 20 percent
 
Used by:
City of Santa Monica
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: drinking water, resource use, water
 
 
9
Total water consumption
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Region of Hamilton-Wentworth, Finance Department, Utility Billing Section
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Department of Natural Resources; US Geological Survey
 
Keywords: resource use, water
 
 
9
Water demand and supply
 
Used by:
Sustainable Community Initiative - City of Austin
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
US Geological Survey, US Department of Interior
 
Keywords: availability, resource use, water
 
 
9
Water consumption versus total annual precipitation
 
Used by:
City of Richmond
Data source:
Greater Vancouver Water District
 
Keywords: availability, natural resources, resource use, water
 
 
8
Solid waste generation
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Fife Regional Council
Scottish Abstracts of Statistics, District Councils (Environmental Health Departments)
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Pollution Control Agency; Office of Waste Management
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Pierce County Public Works and Utilities; WA Office of Financial Management; Puget Sound Regional Council
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Thurston County Public Works Department
 
Sustainable Seattle
King County SW Division, Seattle SW Utility
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Municipality of Metropolitan Toronto, Works Department
 
Willapa Alliance
WA Department of Ecology
 
Keywords: consumption, landfill, resource use, solid waste, waste, yard waste
 
 
8
Percentage of solid waste recycled
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Pierce County
Pierce County Public Works and Utilities
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Thurston County Public Works Department
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Works and the Environment
 
Willapa Alliance
WA Department of Ecology
 
Keywords: recycle, recycling, recycling rate, resource use, solid waste, waste, waste disposal
 
 
8
Average annual residential electricity consumption
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Hydro Commissions in Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Dundas, Ancaster and Flamborough
 
Keywords: consumption, electricity, energy, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
8
Total energy consumption
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Energy
 
Fife Regional Council
Scottish Environmental Statistics, 1993
 
Minnesota Planning
MN Department of Public Services; MN Planning, Office of the State Demographics
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Works and the Environment
 
Keywords: energy, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
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
Percent of harvested forest successfully restocked
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Environmental Protection
 
Keywords: economy, ecosystem, environment, forest, habitat, natural resources, renewable, resource consumption, resource use, resources, trees
 
 
8
Space used at landfill sites annually
 
Comment: Not a per capita measurement.
 
Used by:
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Data source:
Region of Hamilton-Wentworth, Environment Department, Waste Management Division
 
Keywords: consumption, landfill, resource use, solid waste, waste
 
 
8
Electricity consumption from nonrenewables
 
Comment: Does not show effect of increased population on energy consumption.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Puget Power
 
Keywords: electricity, energy, energy use, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
8
Percent of recyclable products actually recycled
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Various municipalities, recycling companies
 
Keywords: recycling, resource use
 
 
8
Renewable energy use
 
Comment: Per capita graph doesn't show increase due to increased population, although text does discuss this briefly.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
WA Department of Transportation, WA Energy Office, Seattle City Light, Puget Power, Puget Air Pollution Control
 
Keywords: energy, energy use, renewable, resource use
 
 
8
Residential natural gas therms consumed per household
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
To be determined
 
Keywords: energy, energy use, natural gas, resource use
 
 
8
Proportion of energy from fossil and non-fossil fuel sources
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Energy
 
Keywords: energy, energy use, fossil fuel, nonrenewable, renewable, resource use
 
 
8
Accumulated depreciation of natural resources
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Bureau of Statistics
 
Keywords: materials, natural resources, resource use
 
 
8
Percent of energy supplied from renewable sources within the state
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
MN Department of Public Service, Minnesota Energy Book
 
Keywords: energy, local, resource use
 
 
8
Materials consumption per capita
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
Minerals Information Team, US Geological Survey, US Department of Interior
 
Keywords: consumption, materials, resource use
 
 
8
The growth rate of timber compared to the rate of harvest
 
Used by:
Interagency Working Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (IWGSDI)
Data source:
Forest Service, US Department of Agriculture
 
Keywords: renewable, resource consumption, resource use
 
 
7
Gasoline consumption per capita
 
Comment: Does not show effect of increased population on total gasoline consumption.
 
Used by:
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: automobile, car, energy, gasoline, natural resources, resource consumption, resource use, transportation
 
 
7
Manufacturing workers per pound of toxic chemicals released into the air
 
Comment: Changes may reflect changes in reporting requirements and methods. Also, toxic chemicals degrade the environment regardless of employment levels.
 
Used by:
Pierce County
Data source:
WA Employment Security Department; WA Department of Ecology
 
Keywords: air, air pollution, economy, emissions, employment, environment, hazardous material, jobs, manufacturing, pollution, resource use, toxics
 
 
7
Nonrenewable energy use
 
Comment: Per capita graph doesn't show increase due to increased population, although text of report does discuss briefly.
 
Used by:
Sustainable Seattle
Data source:
WA Department of Transportation, Seattle City Light, Puget Power, WA Natural Gas, Puget Air Pollution Control
 
Keywords: energy, energy use, nonrenewable, resource use
 
 
7
Commerical energy consumption per year
 
Used by:
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Data source:
To be established
 
Keywords: energy, energy use, resource consumption, resource use