3.2 Goal B: Native biota

Goal: B. Protect and enhance native aquatic and terrestrial species, especially sensitive and at-risk species and natural communities

Objective: 1. Protect and enhance native bird populations

Objective: 2. Protect and enhance native aquatic communities

Objective: 3. Protect and enhance native fish populations

The following indicators were evaluated to measure native biota conditions:

  • Bird species diversity
  • Proportion of watershed in agriculture/urban development
  • Benthic Macroinvertebrates community structure
  • Fish community diversity