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Exploring: Ecosystem Restoration Projects Generate Jobs and Business Activity

Fort Collins Science Center

Modified 2016-12-23
https://www.fort.usgs.gov/restoration-glossary (HTML Document 25.07 KB)

economy, such as expenditures on ecosystem restoration projects.  Economies are complex webs of interacting consumers and producers in which goods ... . Economic impact analysis capture these multiplier effects to estimate the direct and secondary jobs and business activity supported by project spending. Job ... Glossary of Terms Economic Impact Analysis: Economic impact analyses measure the jobs and economic activity generated through new expenditures in an ... -years: Job-years measure the total number of annualized full and part-time jobs accumulated over the duration of a restoration project. Labor Income ...

Ecosystem Restoration Projects Generate Jobs and Business Activity in Local, Regional, and National Economies

https://www.usgs.gov/news/ecosystem-restoration-projects-generate-jobs-and-business-activity-local-regional-and-national (HTML Document 56.91 KB)

jobs and business activity generated through money spent on ecosystem restoration activities.  The research was a joint project among the USGS, the ... 21 Department of the Interior restoration projects and found that for each dollar invested in ecosystem restoration, there was a two- to three-fold ... return in economic activity that rippled through local, regional and national economies. Case study projects include restoration activities associated ... restoration projects.  “Based on case study results, we found that for every $1 million invested in ecosystem restoration, between $2.2 and $3.4 ...

Ecosystem Restoration Projects Generate Jobs and Business Activity in Local, Regional, and National Economies

https://www.usgs.gov/news/ecosystem-restoration-projects-generate-jobs-and-business-activity-local-regional-and-national (HTML Document 56.91 KB)

jobs and business activity generated through money spent on ecosystem restoration activities.  The research was a joint project among the USGS, the ... 21 Department of the Interior restoration projects and found that for each dollar invested in ecosystem restoration, there was a two- to three-fold ... return in economic activity that rippled through local, regional and national economies. Case study projects include restoration activities associated ... restoration projects.  “Based on case study results, we found that for every $1 million invested in ecosystem restoration, between $2.2 and $3.4 ...

Estimating the economic impacts of ecosystem restoration—Methods and case studies

Modified 2016-04-05
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr20161016 (HTML Document 25.08 KB)

and safety, and preserve and enhance essential ecosystem services. These investments also generate business activity and create jobs. It is important ... economic impacts of a wide variety of ecosystem restoration projects associated with U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) lands and programs ... cases and Bureau of Land Management lands. The study indicates that ecosystem restoration projects provide meaningful economic contributions to local ... results highlight the magnitude and variability in the economic impacts associated with ecosystem restoration projects and demonstrate how investments in ...

Ecosystem Restoration Projects Generate Jobs and Business Activity in Local, Regional, and National Economies

https://www.usgs.gov/node/722308 (HTML Document 56.91 KB)

jobs and business activity generated through money spent on ecosystem restoration activities.  The research was a joint project among the USGS, the ... 21 Department of the Interior restoration projects and found that for each dollar invested in ecosystem restoration, there was a two- to three-fold ... return in economic activity that rippled through local, regional and national economies. Case study projects include restoration activities associated ... restoration projects.  “Based on case study results, we found that for every $1 million invested in ecosystem restoration, between $2.2 and $3.4 ...

wp_newsletter_031411.pdf

Modified 2011-03-14
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/wp_newsletter_031411.pdf (PDF Document 436.25 KB)

Klamath Watershed Partnership which leads a lot of restoration and cattle management projects, but he is also the president of the local ... Klamath might leapfrog others and generate best practices for ecosystem credit accounting that can be adapted back to other programs like ours in ... direct payments to farmers for their participation, local jobs in restoration, growing contracts for nurseries, and real improvements in stream ... the ground, demonstrating that markets can move from great ideas to invaluable tools in scaling-up environmental conservation and restoration ...

PNAMP 2007 Annual Report

Modified 2013-02-11
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/pnamp_2012_annual_report_final2.pdf (PDF Document 1.27 MB)

tracking/implementation monitoring for habitat restoration projects for the National Fish Habitat Action Plan and Partnership (NFHAP and NFHP ... ) and posting documents related to meetings and other PNAMP projects. Announcements and jobs openings of interest to the aquatic monitoring ... . The primary activity at the regular meetings was tracking the progress of current activities and discussion of new tasks or projects that align ... projects identified to support partner needs and PNAMP goals. These teams are largely ad hoc and formed for the specific purpose of achieving the ...

pnamp_materials_2013_pic_nomination.pdf

Modified 2013-08-02
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/pnamp_materials_2013_pic_nomination.pdf (PDF Document 7.90 MB)

pracƟces, and establishment of regional business pracƟces for data management and informaƟon sharing. PROJECTS For more informaƟon, please ... Webex and phone information) and posting documents related to meetings and other PNAMP projects. Announcements and jobs openings of interest to the ... Simplified DET structure with input from the projects that generate and manage the data X Complete inventory of existing datasets ... way, ultimately increasing their ability to generate VSP indicators and benefitting region wide restoration efforts. J4 It is currently ...

fisheries_current.pdf

Modified 2012-01-07
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/fisheries_current.pdf (PDF Document 3.42 MB)

number of restoration projects and the number of assessed ecological concerns is also compared. This initial investigation illustrates the data ... detail that ecological con- cerns can be related to both appropriate restoration projects and larger scale environmental stressors that produce ... present the relationship between the number of ecological con- cerns identified and the number of restoration projects imple- mented for each ... database node), the data dictionary’s twin goals are to integrate existing habitat data and to relate this data to restoration activity. The ...

NO&M32_report_final.PDF

Modified 2001-02-05
https://www.umesc.usgs.gov/data_library/related_study_efforts/hna/pi_report.pdf (PDF Document 2.13 MB)

are the problems and opportunities in the river ecosystem? · How will you recognize successful restoration of the river ecosystem? In the ... the nation. The Fund also assists partners in business, government, and the nonprofit sector with projects that integrate economic development ... control policy toward wetland restoration in the floodway for flood storage; · Complete mitigation planning and funding for navigation projects ... collection and a desire to see more money allocated for physical restoration projects. At the same time, participants wanted good scientific research ...

PNAMP 2007 Annual Report

Modified 2014-01-24
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/pnamp_2013_annual_report_draft_2014-01-15.doc (Word Document 6.00 MB)

projects. Announcements and jobs openings of interest to the aquatic monitoring community were also posted on a regular basis. For the past four years ... . PNAMP operates through inter-organizational teams to make progress on a variety of projects identified to support partner needs and PNAMP goals ... . These teams are largely ad hoc and formed for the specific purpose of achieving the objectives of the identified projects. For each project, the PNAMP ... projects. In addition, the Coordination Team continued their efforts to track in kind contributions at meetings, workshops, and other PNAMP hosted events ...

PNAMP 2007 Annual Report

Modified 2014-04-11
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/pnamp_2013_annual_report_final_2014-04-11.pdf (PDF Document 927.55 KB)

, locations, and online conference and phone information) and posting documents related to meetings and other PNAMP projects. Announcements and jobs ... projects identified to support partner needs and PNAMP goals. These teams are largely ad hoc and formed for the specific purpose of achieving the ... objectives of the identified projects. For each project, the PNAMP Coordination Team identified interested Steering Committee (SC) members and subject ... to facilitate dialog among experts to move forward with ongoing and new projects. In addition, the Coordination Team continued their efforts to ...

TAHOE INTEGRATED INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (TIIMS)

Modified 2013-04-05
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/saic_cbcis_report_4-30-03_complete.pdf (PDF Document 4.41 MB)

no dearth of initiatives, agencies and organizations, and projects that support restoration and generate information. However, there is a lack of ... , cost, etc. of habitat improvement and restoration projects UD Database, SQL Server & Access Bruce Schmidt PSMFC RMIS, state fish ... information on habitat restoration projects being conducted throughout the Columbia Basin by the various agencies and groups and as funded by ... information resources is a challenging task. Each year, dozens of entities generate and use enormous quantities of information to accomplish a wide ...

NFWPCAS-Final.pdf

Modified 2013-04-04
https://lccnetwork.org/sites/default/files/Resources/NFWPCAS-Final.pdf (PDF Document 3.94 MB)

plants provide jobs, food, clean water, storm protection, health benefits and many other important ecosystem services that support people ... millions of jobs and billions of dollars in economic activity. Agriculture is a fundamental compo- nent within the grassland system matrix, and is ... natural resources provide support millions of jobs and billions of dollars in economic activity (DOI and DOC 2006, NMFS 2010, DOI 2011). As a result ... : develop and implement restoration protocols and techniques that promote ecosystem resilience and facilitate adap- tation under a range of possible ...

2008_0528BiodiversityMonitoring.xls

Modified 2006-04-20
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/2008_0528BiodiversityMonitoring.xls (Excel Spreadsheet 218.00 KB)

Wildlife Fish Pass/Hab Projects(pending) Fish passage/fish habitat Salmonid Screening, Habitat Enhancement, and Restoration (SSHEAR) Section 1997 ... ecosystem integrity and dynamics, and demonstrate the CENR framework through large regional projects. EMAP will develop and demonstrate indicators to monitor ... the conditions and ecological functions of its urban-area watersheds by using a watershed management process designed to: 1) Generate scientific ... the riparian forest over the long term. The result will be used in the development of restoration and enhancement activities of the habitat, in ...

Generic_Document.dotx

Modified 2015-05-05
https://nccwsc.usgs.gov/sites/default/files/files/ACCCNRS_Report_2015.pdf (PDF Document 1.29 MB)

long-term relationships are necessary for the success of projects and to generate the 10 ... impacts to natural resources and ecosystem services. An Adaptive Management Plan was developed to implement the restoration efforts in multiple ... Indian tribes and other Native American entities; academia; individual landowners; and business interests. Photo Credits Photo credits ... and advocacy activities; American Indian tribes and other Native American entities; academia; individual landowners; and business interests. (For a ...

PNAMP 2007 Annual Report

Modified 2016-04-15
https://www.pnamp.org/sites/default/files/pnamp_2015_annual_report_final_2016-04-15.pdf (PDF Document 423.31 KB)

meetings and other PNAMP projects. Announcements and jobs openings of interest to the aquatic monitoring community were also posted on a regular ... partner needs and PNAMP goals. These teams are largely ad hoc and formed for the specific purpose of achieving the objectives of the identified projects ... move forward with ongoing and new projects. In addition, the Coordination Team continued their efforts to track in-kind contributions of time from ... , PNAMP focused on projects related to data management, integration of monitoring, monitoring design, species and watershed monitoring, and technologies ...