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Sustainable Pittsburgh
Southwestern Pennsylvania Sustainabiity Goals + Indicators Report 2016
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Title Southwestern Pennsylvania Sustainabiity Goals + Indicators Report 2016 Exit EPA Disclaimer
Description The purpose of this report is to support policy recommendations to improve sustainability in Southwestern Pennsylvania. This assessment report relies on indicators to assess sustainability trends for the six-county region in southwestern Pennsylvania. Environmental indicator information is presented through a definition of the indicator, a quick synopsis of the trend, and any equity implications for residents.
Organization Sustainable Pittsburgh
Year 2016
URL http://sustainablepittsburgh.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/SustainablePittsburgh-Southwestern-Pennsylvania-Sustainability-Goals-And_Indicators-Report-2016.pdf Exit EPA Disclaimer
Level of Technical Detail Medium
Direct Access to Data No
Direct Access to Metadata Yes
EPA Region Region 3
State Pennsylvania
Link to Organization http://www.sustainablepittsburgh.org/ Exit EPA Disclaimer
Contact Information 412-258-6642; info@sustainablepittsburgh.org
Environmental Indicator Scale State; Regional; City
Additional Information Interpreting and Using Indicators; Policy recommendations

Information about the indicators in the report
Environmental Category in the Report Indicator in the Report EPA Web Taxonomy
Air Quality Air Quality Index Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants:Criteria Air Pollutants
Air Quality Ozone Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Energy Use Energy Consumption Energy Efficiency
Environmental Ethic Environmental Survey Coop & Assistance Topics:Community Assistance:Community Awareness
Health of Regional Indicator Species Great Blue Heron Sightings Species
Health of Regional Indicator Species Pileated Woodpecker Sightings Species
Health of Regional Indicator Species Species of Mussels in the Regions Rivers Species
Land Use Land Consumption Soils & Land
Toxic Emissions Total Toxic Chemical Emissions Health Risks:Toxicity
Pollutants & Contaminants
Waste Reduction
Waste Reduction:Recycling
Water Quality Stream Water Quality Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants
Water:Surface Water:Streams