Lake Worth Lagoon Priorities and Perceptions
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Required 1.
In your opinion, what is the greatest threat facing the Lake Worth Lagoon in 2020?
Habitat Loss due to Development
Urban/Residential Stormwater Runoff
Agricultural Runoff
Sea Level Rise/Climate Change
Sewage/Wastewater
Invasive Plants and Animals
Other  
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In your opinion, what will be the biggest threat to the Lagoon in 2030?
Habitat Loss due to Development
Urban/Residential Stormwater Runoff
Agricultural Runoff
Sea Level Rise/Climate Change
Sewage/Wastewater
Invasive Plants and Animals
Other  
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Do you think the health of the Lagoon in 2020 is better, worse or about the same as in 2013 (the last time the LWL Management Plan was updated)?
Better About the Same Worse         
        
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If you answered "Better", how is it better?
 

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If you answered "Worse", how is it worse?. 

 

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Please rank the following new or emerging issues in importance for the Lagoon. 
 Top Priority Medium Priority Not a Priority   
Microplastics and debris   
Pharmaceuticals and chemicals   
Derelict vessels   
Climate Change   
Invasive Plants and Animals   
Harmful Algal Blooms   
Water Quality Deterioration   
Lack of Public Access to the Lagoon   
Incompatible Uses-Public Use versus Resource Protection   
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On a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being Strongly Agree and 1 being Strongly Disagree, rate the following statement: Residents of Palm Beach County recognize the environmental and economic value of the Lake Worth Lagoon, and want to protect it.
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Please give an example of what efforts you believe have been successful in advancing Lagoon restoration and protection. 
 

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In your opinion, what is the County's and/or partners greatest strength with regard to public engagement and education as it relates to the Lagoon?
Initiating new and innovative ways to educate citizens about the Lagoon (virtual adventures using social media platforms)
Supporting existing efforts to educate citizens about the Lagoon, such as providing or facilitating regional partnerships
Providing direct opportunities for volunteers and citizen-scientists to improve the Lake Worth Lagoon
LagoonFest
LWL Fishing Challenge
Lake Worth Lagoon Initiative- Water and Habitat Working Groups
Other  
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Required 10.

What adjectives first come to mind when you think of the Lake Worth Lagoon? 

 

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Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us about the Lake Worth Lagoon!