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Environmental Protection Division, Georgia Department of Natural Resources
State of Georgia's Environment Report
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Information about the Report
Title State of Georgia's Environment Report Exit EPA Disclaimer
Description The purpose of this report is to educate Georgia''s citizens about the environmental challenges the state faces. This report on Georgia''s environment structures its approach to presenting environmental indicators according to three objectives: protecting human health, sustaining healthy ecosystems, and ensuring enough resources exist to support a growing economy.
Organization Environmental Protection Division, Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Year 2009
URL http://www.gaepd.org/Documents/soe2009.html Exit EPA Disclaimer
Level of Technical Detail Medium
Direct Access to Data No
Direct Access to Metadata No
EPA Region Region 4
State Georgia
County
Municipality
Sub-Municipality
Watershed
Ecosystem
Link to Organization http://www.gadnr.org/ Exit EPA Disclaimer
Contact Information 1-888-373-5947
Environmental Indicator Scale State, Region, Municipality
Additional Information Monitoring Information

Information about the indicators in the report
Environmental Category in the Report Indicator in the Report EPA Web Taxonomy
Air quality Visibility Air:Air Quality
Air:Air Pollution
Assimilation of pollution Nonpoint sources of pollution Water Pollution: Nonpoint source Pollution
Water: Wastewater
Water: Storm Water
Assimilation of pollution Pollutants in surface waters Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants
Water: Water Pollution
Water: Wastewater
Species
Microorganisms: Algae
Microorganisms: Bacteria
Drinking Water Community water systems meeting drinking water standards Water:Drinking Water
Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants:Drinking Water Contaminants
Research, Analysis & Technology Topics: Research & Analysis: Monitoring: Monitoring Stations
Functions >> Management of Public Water Systems >> Develop Drinking Water Standards
Habitats and species Coastal habitat conditions Oceans: Coastal Environments
Chemicals: Inorganic Chemicals
Water Pollutants: Sediments: Contaminated Sediments
Habitats and species Freshwater fish community status Species
Habitats and species Habitat protection Sustainable Development
Species
Conservation
Habitats and species Protected species Species: Endangered Species
Habitats and species Streamside forests Soils & Land: Erosion
Water: Surface Water: Streams
Water: Surface Water: Rivers
Habitats and species Terrestrial habitat quality Species
Soils & Land
Sustainable Development
Land Hazardous waste generation Wastes:Hazardous Waste
Waste Reduction
Air:Air Quality
Land Impervious surfaces Water: Storm Water
Sustainable Development
Land Land contaminated above health-based standards Soils & Land
Health Risks:Exposure
Land Land cover types Soils & Land
Water: Wetlands
Sustainable Development
Land Solid waste disposal Waste Reduction
Wastes:Solid Waste:Municipal Solid Waste
Outdoor Air Emissions of air pollutants Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants
Air:Air Pollution
Chemicals: Nitrogen Oxides
Pollutants & Contaminants: Air Pollutants: Particulate Matter
Outdoor Air Emissions of air pollutants Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants
Air:Air Pollution
Outdoor Air Level of air pollutants Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants:Criteria Air Pollutants
Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Chemicals: Ozone
Pollutants & Contaminants: Air Pollutants: Particulate Matter
Outdoor Air Level of air pollutants Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants
Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Outdoor Air Non-attainment areas Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants:Criteria Air Pollutants
Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Outdoor Air Non-attainment areas Pollutants & Contaminants:Air Pollutants:Criteria Air Pollutants
Air:Air Pollution
Air:Air Quality
Chemicals: Ozone
Pollutants & Contaminants: Air Pollutants: Particulate Matter
Research, Analysis & Technology Topics: Research & Analysis: Monitoring
Surface Water Bacteria levels in surface water Water:Surface Water
Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants
Pollutants & Contaminants: Biological Contaminants: Microorganisms: Bacteria: Coliform
Pollutants & Contaminants: Biological Contaminants: Microorganisms: Bacteria: E. Coli
Research, Analysis & Technology Topics: Research & Analysis: Monitoring: Monitoring Stations
Surface Water Contaminants in fish tissue Food Safety:Fish & Wildlife Consumption
Chemicals: Mercury
Chemicals: Chlordane
Substance: Chemicals: Polychlorinated Biphenyls
Surface Water Non-point sources of pollution Water:Water Pollution:Non-Point Sources of Water Pollution
Pollutants & Contaminants:Water Pollutants
Cleanup:Cleanup Sites
Water Supply Per capita water use Water: Drinking Water
Water: Groundwater
Industries: Utilities
Industries: Agriculture Industry
Conservation
Water supply Groundwater levels Water: Groundwater
Conservation
Water supply Total water use Water: Drinking Water
Water: Groundwater
Industries: Utilities
Industries: Agriculture Industry
Conservation
Working lands Brownfield revitalization Emergencies & Cleanup Topics: Cleanup Sites: Brownfields
Sustainable Development
Working lands Land used for agriculture and forestry Industries: Agriculture Industry: Crop Production
Industries: Agriculture Industry: Forestry
Working lands Land used for solid waste disposal Wastes: Solid Waste: Municipal Solid Waste
Soils & Land