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IRIS Metric PD3922 - Type of Land Area »
Describes the type(s) of land present on hectares directly or indirectly controlled by the organization. Report for hectares controlled at any point during the reporting period. Select all that apply: -Urban/Built-up Land -Agricultural Land -Rangeland -Forest Land -Water Areas -Wetland -Barren Land -Tundra -Perennial Snow or Ice
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IRIS Metric PD8494 - Ecosystem Services Provided »
Describes the ecosystem services provided by land directly or indirectly controlled by the organization, during the reporting period. Select all that apply: Provisioning Values/Services - Food - Biological raw materials - Biomass fuel - Freshwater - Genetic resources - Biochemicals, natural medicines, pharmaceuticals Regulating Values/Services - Maintenance of air quality - Regulation of climate - Regulation of water timing and flows - Erosion control - Water purification and waste treatment - Disease mitigation - Maintenance of soil quality - Pest mitigation - Pollination - Natural hazard mitigation Supporting Values/Services - Habitat - Nutrient cycling - Primary production - Water cycling Cultural Values/Services - Recreation and ecotourism - Ethical and spiritual values - Educational and inspirational values Organizations should footnote specific details around the selections.
Sectors:Landconservation|Section:Productdescription
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IRIS Metric PD9009 - Conservation Priority Characteristics »
Describes the primary characteristics of hectares directly or indirectly controlled during the reporting period that are desirable to maintain or enhance through protection, restoration, or sustainable stewardship. Select all that apply: Ecology and Habitat - Wilderness, or wilderness-quality lands (biologically/ecologically intact ecosystems, free of significant human intervention), such as High Conservation Value Forests - Significant biodiversity - Critical habitat for endangered or vulnerable species - Wildlife habitat - Land with shared boundaries to existing protected land, to increase conservation assemblage or create buffer areas Public/Human Use - Park, land for community recreation, and access to public lands - Natural or cultural features of outstanding/unique value, because of rarity, representativeness, aesthetic qualities or cultural significance (e.g., waterfalls, distinct scenic landscapes, geological features, cave dwellings, natural pilgrimage sites) - Open space - Working lands, specifically land for traditional activities related to the sustainable use of natural resources, including agriculture, timber, and ranching - Scientific value (research reserves, field stations, etc.) Ecosystem Services - Land that provides basic ecosystem services in critical situations (e.g., watershed function, flood control) - Land providing other ecosystem services (regulating values/services, supporting values/services, provisioning values/services, and/or cultural values/services).
Sectors:Landconservation|Section:Productdescription | 3 related metrics in other taxonomies