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The coastal areas of Guatemala are impacted by human activities. Best management practices are needed from the ridge to the reef for healthy coastal zones and positive social wellbeing. diagram,mesoamerican,Caribbean,pollution,nutrients,toxics,input,shipping,port,mining,fishing,tourism,river,runoff,trash,habitat,destruction,tropical,freshwater,healthy,degraded,goal,BMP,watershed,management,restoration,farm
The coastal areas of Guatemala are impacted by human activities.Raster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network144 views3 downloads (Details)Best management practices are needed from the ridge to the reef for healthy coastal zones and positive social wellbeing.Add to lightbox
Unsustainable fishing practices Dynamite fishing threatens livelihoods and food security in Zanzibar and coastal Tanzania. diagram,artisanal,subsistence,market,food,fishery,sustainability,damage,reef,kill,Africa
Unsustainable fishing practicesRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network93 views4 downloads (Details)Dynamite fishing threatens livelihoods and food security in Zanzibar and coastal Tanzania.Add to lightbox
Marine protected area A marine protected area is a zone designated as a no-fishing or limited fishing or harvest area. This is a resource management practice that may be used when the marine resources are at risk due to human and natural activities such as over-fishing, habitat destruction, invasive species, and/or climate change. symbol,vector,illustration,icon,sign,buoy,conservation,protection,endangered,threatened,overfishing,destruction,stock,resource,management,human
Marine protected areaVector Graphic (SVG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network170 views29 downloads (Details)A marine protected area is a zone designated as a no-fishing or limited fishing or harvest area. This is a resource management practice that may be used when the marine resources are at risk due to human and natural activities such as over-fishing, habitat destruction, invasive species, and/or climate change.Add to lightbox
The Seven Key Stewardship Behaviors to Promote Watershed Health A conceptual diagram illustrates the seven key stewardship behaviors that can greatly impact the health of the watershed. diagram,key,stewardship,behaviors,watershed,health,management,restoration,practices,rain,runoff
The Seven Key Stewardship Behaviors to Promote Watershed HealthRaster Graphic (PNG) Alexandra FriesIntegration and Application Network358 views18 downloads (Details)A conceptual diagram illustrates the seven key stewardship behaviors that can greatly impact the health of the watershed.Add to lightbox
Buffer Vegetation as a Key Stewardship Behavior A conceptual diagram illustrates the practice of planting or maintaining buffer vegetation along the water's edge. diagram,buffer,vegetation,key,stewardship,behavior,watershed,forum,stream,river,water,edge,management,restoration
Buffer Vegetation as a Key Stewardship BehaviorRaster Graphic (PNG) Alexandra FriesIntegration and Application Network351 views13 downloads (Details)A conceptual diagram illustrates the practice of planting or maintaining buffer vegetation along the water's edge.Add to lightbox
Water Quality Management Decision Tree The steps in this diagram assist Trust Fund recipients in determining the best experimental design and monitoring method for their water quality monitoring project. Diagram from "2010 Trust Fund Water Quality Monitoring Strategy" (p. 30) http://ian.umces.edu/press/reports/publication/363/2010_trust_fund_water_quality_monitoring_strategy_2011-05-10/  diagram,freshwater,ecosystem,water quality,monitoring,experimental,design,trust,fund,decision,tree,effects,beat,management,practices
Water Quality Management Decision TreeRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network113 views1 downloads (Details)The steps in this diagram assist Trust Fund recipients in determining the best experimental design and monitoring method for their water quality monitoring project. Diagram from "2010 Trust Fund Water Quality Monitoring Strategy" (p. 30) http://ian.umces.edu/press/reports/publication/363/2010_trust_fund_water_quality_monitoring_strategy_2011-05-10/ Add to lightbox
Chilika Lake Fishing and Aquaculture Pressures Unsustainable fishing and aquaculture practices have put pressure on the Chilika Lake ecosystem. Dead fish thrown back into the water contaminate the lake while shrimp pens trap sediment and kill juvenile fish.   diagram,fishing,aquaculture,pressures,overfishing,water,contamination,pressures,chilika,lake
Chilika Lake Fishing and Aquaculture PressuresRaster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network404 views9 downloads (Details)Unsustainable fishing and aquaculture practices have put pressure on the Chilika Lake ecosystem. Dead fish thrown back into the water contaminate the lake while shrimp pens trap sediment and kill juvenile fish. Add to lightbox
Counteracting Factors Impacting Best Management Practice Implementation  Improvements in water quality can be counteracted by changes in nutrient sources and land-use practices. Increased nutrient loads from stormwater and intensified agriculture often overwhelm the positive effects of best management practices. diagram,counteracting,factors,best,management,practices,water,quality,improvement,challenges
Counteracting Factors Impacting Best Management Practice Implementation Raster Graphic (PNG) Christina LyerlyIntegration and Application Network460 views31 downloads (Details)Improvements in water quality can be counteracted by changes in nutrient sources and land-use practices. Increased nutrient loads from stormwater and intensified agriculture often overwhelm the positive effects of best management practices.Add to lightbox
Streambank Fencing Livestock Grazing Management  Streambank fencing is a best management practice that has lead to improved streambank stability, water quality, in-stream habitat, and populations of fish and benthic macroinvertebrates. Diagram from "New Insights" (p.16)- http://ian.umces.edu/press/publications/438/
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Streambank Fencing Livestock Grazing Management Raster Graphic (PNG) Brianne WalshIntegration and Application Network459 views29 downloads (Details)Streambank fencing is a best management practice that has lead to improved streambank stability, water quality, in-stream habitat, and populations of fish and benthic macroinvertebrates. Diagram from "New Insights" (p.16)- http://ian.umces.edu/press/publications/438/
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Urban: green roof 3 Illustration of a building with a green roof covered in vegetation, used to reduce heat and rainwater runoff in heavily urbanized areas.  symbol,vector,illustration,development,infrastructure,green,roof,vegetation,eco-friendly,restoration,best management practice,urban,building,rooves,sustainable,sustainability
Urban: green roof 3Vector Graphic (SVG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network609 views132 downloads (Details)Illustration of a building with a green roof covered in vegetation, used to reduce heat and rainwater runoff in heavily urbanized areas. Add to lightbox
Best Management Practices (BMPs) Conceptual diagram illustrating tabulated Best Management Practices (BMPs). Diagram from 'Stormwater Management: Reducing Water Quantity and Improving Water Quality' (pg. 4) - http://ian.umces.edu/press/newsletters/publication/420/stormwater_management diagram,best practice,Maryland,scale,table,graph,wet pond,wetland,rain garden,infiltration trench,buffer,green roof,sand filter,permeable pavement,rain,management,restoration,storm,groundwater,erosion,water,rehabilitation,sediment,rainwater harvesting
Best Management Practices (BMPs)Raster Graphic (PNG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network848 views49 downloads (Details)Conceptual diagram illustrating tabulated Best Management Practices (BMPs). Diagram from 'Stormwater Management: Reducing Water Quantity and Improving Water Quality' (pg. 4) - http://ian.umces.edu/press/newsletters/publication/420/stormwater_managementAdd to lightbox
Forester and landowner survey the forest Chesapeake Watershed Forester and landowner amid a healthy mixed forest, on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. photo,BMP,best management practice,management,farm,strategy,consult,consultation,conservation,forest,forestry,Maryland
Forester and landowner survey the forestPhoto (JPG) Jane HawkeyIntegration and Application Network262 views3 downloads (Details)Chesapeake Watershed Forester and landowner amid a healthy mixed forest, on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.Add to lightbox

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