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Improving Local Decision-Making through Community Based Monitoring: Toward a Canadian Community Monitoring Network
This report summarizes the results of a two year research study to test and refine a framework for community-based monitoring which informs policy making. The research describes approaches tested by twelve coordinators in 31 communities across Canada. A revised framework for multi-party community-based monitoring is described along with best practices and lessons learned. The report also discusses the nature of environmental information that informs decision making.
Regions: British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Canada, Nunavut
Submitted by: WetlandNetwork