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7. Establish Measures: Basic Practice Seven


This document is a chapter from the Conservation Action Planning Handbook. Step 7: Measuring Results. This step helps teams decide how results will be measured, and enables them to see whether their strategies are working as planned or if adjustments are needed. It also helps keep an eye on targets and threats that you are not acting upon, but which may need attention in the future. Specific questions that this step answers include: What do we need to measure to see if we are making progress towards our objectives and whether our actions are making a difference?; Are there other targets or threats that we need to pay attention to?