And The Survey says:
We asked people to share their knowledge and interest in Galveston Bay issues...
Of the following topics, which one would you be the most interested in learning more about?
Coastal Flood risk
spills & dumping
Spills & Dumping
What are your
BELIEVE HABITATS AROUND GALVESTON BAY ARE THRIVING.
BELIEVE THERE SHOULD BE MORE LEGAL PROTECTION FOR HABITATS AROUND GALVESTON BAY.
DO YOU BELIEVE GALVESTON BAY SUPPORTS HEALTHY AND BIOLOGICALLY DIVERSE POPULATIONS?
FISH & SHELLFISH
NEITHER AGREE NOR DISAGREE
APATHY/LACK OF UNDERSTANDING
THREATENED FRESHWATER INFLOWS
DEVELOPMENT AND POPULATION GROWTH
to the health of the bay
Only 52% believe it is safe to swim in the bay.
BELIEVE THAT SEA LEVEL RISE, WATER CHEMISTRY, AND PRECIPITATION CHANGES WILL SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT THE BAY IN THE FUTURE.
BELIEVE INDIVIDUAL ACTIONS CAN HELP IMPROVE WATER QUALITY IN GALVESTON BAY.
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PRODUCED FOR THE GALVESTON BAY REPORT CARD, A PROJECT BY:
The results depicted in this infographic were compiled from a survey of community members, conducted by the Galveston Bay Foundation from July - December 2014. Input received from stakeholders through surveys and presentations during this time will help guide the features and scope of the Galveston Bay Report Card, scheduled to be released in 2015. This project is made possible by a grant from Houston Endowment.