The report evaluates the plan to monitor and assess the condition of Florida's Everglades as restoration efforts proceed. The report finds that the plan is well grounded in scientific theory and principals of adaptive management. However, steps should be taken to ensure that information from those monitoring the ecology of the Everglades is readily available to those implementing the overall restoration effort. Also, the plan needs to place greater consideration on how population growth and land-use changes will affect the restoration effort and vice versa.
National Research Council. 2003. Adaptive Monitoring and Assessment for the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/10663.
|2. The Restoration Plan's Adaptive Management Strategy||19-42|
|3. Additional Components of Monitoring||43-46|
|4. Data Management and Products||47-50|
|5. Conclusions and Recommendations||51-54|
|Appendix A: Adaptive Assessment and Monitoring Workshop Agenda||61-64|
|Appendix B: Members of the Water Science and Technology Board and Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology||65-66|
|Appendix C: Biographical Sketches of the Committee on Restoration of the Greater Everglades Ecosystems||67-72|
|Appendix D: Acronym List||73-74|
|Appendix E: Monitoring and Assessment Plan||75-111|
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