Thematic analyses identified priority areas for biodiversity conservation, cultural and social practices, and economic development.
Thematic analyses include:
Integrated analyses considered collectively the values examined in the thematic analyses, to place them in a wider geographic context, to analyze them in light of current human and environmental conditions and trends, and to explore options for combining values in ways that were likely to improve those conditions.
Integrated analyses include:
A coarse filter ecological risk assessment was needed for the LRMP tables. The North Coast Table commissioned its own risk assessment (see Background Reports), while the CIT undertook a similar analysis for the Central Coast planning area.
All CIT analyses underwent peer review.