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Healthy Environment Committee; Durham Environmental Affairs Board
Environmental Sustainability Indicators: City and County of Durham, NC
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Information about the Report
Title Environmental Sustainability Indicators: City and County of Durham, NC Exit EPA Disclaimer
Description This report provides a number of graphs highlighting changes in environmental indicators in the City and County of Durham, NC.
Organization Healthy Environment Committee; Durham Environmental Affairs Board
Year 2009
URL http://conservationsuccess.wikispaces.com/file/view/Durham+environmental_indicators08.pdf Exit EPA Disclaimer
Level of Technical Detail Medium
Direct Access to Data No
Direct Access to Metadata Yes
EPA Region Region 4
State North Carolina
County Durham
Municipality Durham
Sub-Municipality
Watershed
Ecosystem
Link to Organization http://www.ci.durham.nc.us/departments/planning/eab/ Exit EPA Disclaimer
Contact Information Kathleen.Snyder@durhamnc.gov, 919-560-1338
Environmental Indicator Scale County, Municipality
Additional Information None

Information about the indicators in the report
Environmental Category in the Report Indicator in the Report EPA Web Taxonomy
Air Quality Indicators Durham PM 2.5 concentration Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants:Particulate Matter
Air Quality Indicators Durham ozone concentration levels Chemicals: Ozone: Ground Level Ozone
Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants:Criteria Air Pollutants
Ecological Indicators Significant natural heritage areas Soils & Land
Sustainable Development
Solid Waste Indicators City of Durham municipal solid waste Waste Reduction
Wastes:Solid Waste:Municipal Solid Waste
Solid Waste Indicators City of Durham recycling Waste Reduction:Recycling
Transportation Indicators Durham DATA ridership Sustainable Development
Industries: Transportation and Warehousing
Transportation Indicators Durham county greenhouse gas emissions Air:Climate Change
Chemicals: Greenhouse gases
Transportation Indicators Durham vehicle miles traveled Sustainable Development
Industries: Transportation and Warehousing
Transportation Indicators Government and schools greenhouse gas emissions Air:Climate Change
Chemicals: Greenhouse gases
Water Quality and Quantity Indicators City of Durham Water quality index Water:Drinking Water
Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants:Drinking Water Contaminants
Water Quality and Quantity Indicators Durham water consumption Water:Drinking Water
Industries: Utilities: Drinking Water Industry: Water Supply and Irrigation Systems