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National environmental indicators

National environmental indicators

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Published by Ministry for the Environment in [Wellington, N.Z.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental indicators -- New Zealand.,
    • Environmental policy -- New Zealand.,
    • Environmental management -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsNew Zealand. Ministry for the Environment.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGE160.N49 N38 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 49 p. :
      Number of Pages49
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL611922M
      LC Control Number96208305

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      The purpose of the workshop was to bring people together from many fields, including federal, state, local, and private partners in environmental health, to examine potential leading indicators of environmental health, to discuss the proposed national health tracking effort, to look into monitoring systems of other nations, and to foster a dialogue on the steps for establishing a nationwide . This book examines what is known about the human dimensions of global environmental change, identifies the major immediate needs for knowledge, and recommends a strategy for building that knowledge over the next years.

        The National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory (NHEERL) conducts systems-based, effects research needed to achieve sustainable health and wellbeing. Research encompasses both human and ecosystem health, in that they are inextricably linked. Presenters identified numerous reasons why increasing the availability of environmental public health indicators is critical. Not having access to reliable information in a usable, understandable format often creates confusion when trying to answer health questions during times of crisis. Some workshop participants pointed to the use of health monitoring as an essential tool to better.


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