APPENDIX. DATA COVERAGE, CURRENCY, AND FREQUENCY FOR EACH INDICATOR

Indicator Data availability
Coverage Currency Frequency

1.1.1 Area of forest, by type and age class, and wetlands in each ecozone
1.1.2 Area of forest by type and age class, wetlands, soil types, and geomorphological feature types in protected areas in each ecozone
1.2.1 Status of forest-associated species at risk
1.2.2 Population levels of selected forest-associated species
1.2.3 Distribution of selected forest-associated species
1.2.4 Number of invasive, alien forest-associated species
1.3.1 Genetic diversity of reforestation seed lots
1.3.2 Status of in situ and ex situ conservation efforts for native tree species in each ecozone
2.1 Total growing stock of both merchantable and nonmerchantable tree species on forest land
2.2 Additions and deletions of forest area by cause
2.3 Area of forest disturbed by fire, insects, disease, and timber harvest
2.4 Area of forest with impaired function due to ozone and acid rain
2.5 Proportion of timber harvest area successfully regenerated
3.1 Rate of compliance with locally applicable soil disturbance standards
3.2 Rate of compliance with locally applicable road construction, stream crossing, and riparian zone management standards
3.3 Proportion of watersheds with substantial stand-replacing disturbance in the last 20 years ND ND ND
4.1.1 Net change in forest ecosystem carbon
4.1.2 Forest ecosystem carbon storage by forest type and age class
4.1.3 Net change in forest products carbon
4.1.4 Forest sector carbon emissions
5.1.1 Contribution of timber products to the gross domestic product
5.1.2 Value of secondary manufacturing of timber products per volume harvested
5.1.3 Production, consumption, imports, and exports of timber products
5.1.4 Contribution of nontimber forest products and forest-based services to the gross domestic product
5.1.5 Value of unmarketed nontimber forest products and forest-based services
5.2.1 Forest area by timber tenure
5.2.2 Distribution of financial benefits from the timber products industry
5.3.1 Annual harvest of timber relative to the level of harvest deemed to be sustainable
5.3.2 Annual harvest of nontimber forest products relative to the level of harvest deemed to be sustainabel ND ND ND
5.3.3 Return on capital employed
5.3.4 Productivity index
5.3.5 Direct, indirect, and induced employment
5.3.6 Average income in major employment categories
6.1.1 Extent of consultation with Aboriginals in forest management planning and in the development of policies and legislation related to forest management
6.1.2 Area of forest land owned by Aboriginal peoples
6.2.1 Area of crown forest land with traditional land use studies
6.3.1 Economic diversity index of forest-based communities
6.3.2 Education attainment levels in forest-based communities
6.3.3 Employment rate in forest-based communities
6.3.4 Incidence of low income in forest-based communities
6.4.1 Proportion of participants who are satisfied with public involvement processes in forest management in Canada
6.4.2 Rate of compliance with sustainable forest management laws and regulations
6.5.1 Coverage, attributes, frequency, and statistical reliability of forest inventories
6.5.2 Availability of forest inventory information to the public
6.5.3 Investment in forest research, timber products industry research and development, and education
6.5.4 Status of new or updated forest management guidelines and standards related to ecological issues


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  Are data derived from a range of coverage, currency, and frequency?
Yes No

Data Coverage:
Data complete at national level
Partial or regional data
Scientific studies or limited work available
No data ND ND

Data Currency:
Data collected in 2000 or later
Data collected 1985–1999
Incomplete data
No data ND ND

Frequency of Collection:
Data collected annually to every 5 years
Data collected less frequently than every 5 years
Data collected once
No data ND ND