Top Five Priority Issues Identified During the Alliance Community Workshops

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Naples,
FL 6/9/2005

Tampa,
FL 8/23/2005

Apalachicola, FL
8/25/2005

Sarasota,
FL 9/14/2005

Galveston, TX 9/20/2005

Port
Aransas, TX
1/19/2006

Mississippi/Alabama 2/1/2006

Thibodaux, LA
2/21/2006

1

Habitat Loss

Population Growth and Development

Habitat Loss

Lack of Funding

Lack of Land Use Planning

Habitat Loss

Habitat Loss

Habitat Loss

2

Water Quality and Quantity

Habitat Loss

Water Quality and Quantity

Habitat Loss

Water Quality and Quantity

Population Growth and Development

Education

Hurricane Protection

3

Education

Water Quality and Quantity

Population Growth and Development

Water Quality and Quantity

Habitat Loss

Education

Balancing Environmental and Economic Interests

Education

4

Population Growth and Development

Apathy and Societal Perceptions

Lack of Enforcement

Red Tide

Population Growth and Development

Balancing Environmental and Economic Interests

Invasive Species

Water Quality and Quantity

5

Lack of Enforcement

Education

(tie) Lack of Coordination/Loss of Cultural & Economic Viability in Coastal Communites

Education

Education

Water Quality and Quantity

Water Quality and Quantity

Implementation: Turning Planning into Action

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