Performance Measures

Used for Assessment (A) and/or Evaluation (E)?

Required for Compliance Purposes (e.g., ESA, NEPA, etc)?

Has an Interim Goal?

• TN Loads/Flow-weighted Mean Concentration in Inflows to Greater Everglades Wetlands

A, E planned

 

 

• TP Concentrations in Soil

A, E planned

 

 

• Greater Everglades Tracer of Storm-water Treatment Area Bypass Flows

A

 

 

• Greater Everglades Wetlands Sulfate Concentrations in Surface Water

A

 

 

• Greater Everglades Wetlands Conductivity in Surface Water

A

 

 

• Greater Everglades Wetlands Coastal Salinity Gradients

A

 

 

• Wetland Landscape Patterns - Freshwater and Estuarine Vegetation Mosaics

A

 

 

• Wetland Landscape Patterns - Marl Prairie Cape Sable Sparrow Habitat

A

 

 

• Wetland Landscape Patterns - Ridge and Slough Community Sustainability

A planned

 

yes

• Wetland Landscape Patterns - Tidal Creek Sustainability

A

 

 

• Wetland Trophic Relationships - Periphyton

A

 

 

• Wetland Trophic Relationships - Mangrove Forest Production/Soil Accretion

A

 

 

• Wetland Trophic Relationships - Regional Populations of Fishes, Crayfish, Grass Shrimp and Amphibians

A

 

yes

• Wetland Trophic Relationships - Wading Bird Foraging Patterns

A

 

 

• Wetland Trophic Relationships - Wading Bird Nesting Patterns

A

 

yes

• Roseate Spoonbill Nesting Patterns

A

ESA

 

• Wetland Trophic Relationships - American Alligator Distribution, Size, Nesting, and Condition

A

 

yes

• American Crocodile – Juvenile Growth and Survival

A

ESA

yes

Southern Estuaries Performance Measures

 

 

 

• Southern Estuaries Salinity

A, E

 

yes

• Water Level at Regionally Significant Gauge Stations in Everglades National Park

A, E

 

 

• Southern Estuaries Submerged Aquatic Vegetation

A

 

yes

• Southern Estuaries Juvenile Pink Shrimp and Associated Epifauna

A

 

yes

• Southern Estuaries Fish Community

A

 

 

• Southern Estuaries Water Quality

A

 

 

Water Supply and Flood Protection Performance Measures

 

 

 

• Frequency of Water Restrictions for Lake Okeechobee Service Area

A, E

 

 

• Frequency of Water Restrictions for Lower East Coast Service Area

A, E

 

 



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