Our region has an enviable extensive and diverse network of ecosystems. To ensure that our citizens can continue to connect with and enjoy nature far into the future, we promote the laws, regulations and codes of practice, designed to protect people’s health and the environment.

The selection of indicators below demonstrate how Metro Vancouver protects our environment in every area of its work.

 

 

 Air Quality

 

 

Neglected GHGsNeglected GHGs<div class="ExternalClassC215742FA11E4CE3920548615A059E45"><p>per capita for the Metro Vancouver region<br></p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/air-quality/Pages/Neglected-greenhouse-gas-emissions-per-capita.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/air-quality/Pages/Neglected-greenhouse-gas-emissions-per-capita.aspx5.97May not be on tracktonnes CO2ebg-light-blue
Air Quality advisory daysAir Quality advisory days<div class="ExternalClass89BDE422DE56413DA542DDB2E0827067"><p>with air advisories in place in Metro Vancouver & the Fraser Valley<br><br><br></p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/air-quality/Pages/Air-Quality-Advisory-Days.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/air-quality/Pages/Air-Quality-Advisory-Days.aspx0On trackdaysbg-light-blue

 Liquid Waste

 

 

Liquid waste system energy use​Liquid waste system energy use​<div class="ExternalClass1509DF0B89D742D2BC248C4C92F33396"><p>purchased energy used in liquid waste collection & treatment<br></p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Energy-use-in-the-collection-and-treatment-of-liquid-waste.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Energy-use-in-the-collection-and-treatment-of-liquid-waste.aspx196May not be on trackkWh/MLbg-taupe
Setting baselines for metal concentrationsSetting baselines for metal concentrations<div class="ExternalClassE7AFB083EC22460C8396770B6E8C1A44"><p>​has a baseline established<br></p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Sewer-collection-system-with-established-baseline-for-metal-concentrations.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Sewer-collection-system-with-established-baseline-for-metal-concentrations.aspx93%On trackof sewer collectionbg-taupe
Compliance with treatment plant operational certificatesCompliance with treatment plant operational certificates<div class="ExternalClass875C190C4DBC48E1BD5A2CFE0E134C85"><p>with Operational Certificates<br></p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Compliance-with-treatment-plant-operational-certificates.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Compliance-with-treatment-plant-operational-certificates.aspx99.99%May not be on trackcompliancebg-taupe

 Neglected Parks

 

 

Sensitive ecosystems in regional parksSensitive ecosystems in regional parks<div class="ExternalClass74AD80085FF441BFAD62FEE690D7126D"><p>of the region’s sensitive ecosystems in regional parks</p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/regional-parks/Pages/Area-of-the-regions-sensitive-ecosystems-in-regional-parks.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/regional-parks/Pages/Area-of-the-regions-sensitive-ecosystems-in-regional-parks.aspx9,924On trackhectaresbg-light-green

 Solid Waste

 

 

Waste diversionWaste diversion<div class="ExternalClass88BA598AE2D14892B3E5E19F6496D78E"><p>of waste from disposal<br></p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/solid-waste/Pages/Waste-diversion-rate.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/solid-waste/Pages/Waste-diversion-rate.aspx63%May not be on trackdiversionbg-dark-green

 Water

 

 

Fish passage in critical habitatFish passage in critical habitat<div class="ExternalClassAB83EA3FBC8C4E1F9F1345F4138606DB"><p>that provide for passage of fish in critical habitat watercourses</p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Bridges-and-culverts-critical-habitat-watercourses.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Bridges-and-culverts-critical-habitat-watercourses.aspx91%May not be on trackof bridges & culvertsbg-blue
Operating permit complianceOperating permit compliance<div class="ExternalClassFFEAA7C2F22241A1BB68BD07302EA7D7"><p>with treatment operating permit criteria<br></p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Compliance-with-treatment-operating-permit-criteria.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Compliance-with-treatment-operating-permit-criteria.aspx100%On trackcompliancebg-blue
Smolt captureSmolt capture<div class="ExternalClass1F3F076ECE4A473A86D11105334B488E"><p>to ensure safe passage</p></div>http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Smolt-capture-in-the-Capilano-Watershed.aspx, http://heimat-deutschland.info/dashboards/services/water/Pages/Smolt-capture-in-the-Capilano-Watershed.aspx34,166May not be on tracksmolt capturedbg-blue