- State and local policies and regulations.
- Priorities of jurisdictional stormwater programs influenced by the Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load.
- State and local funding.
- Private sector funding.
- Other sources of funding.
Capacity and Knowledge
- Local governments’ capacity and knowledge.
- Capacity and knowledge of nonprofit organizations, partner groups and volunteers.
- Private sector capacity and knowledge.
Outreach and Education
- Local, state or watershed-wide outreach campaigns.
Drivers of Canopy Loss
- Utility-related removals.
- Homeowner/property owner removals.
- Deer browse.
- Pests or disease (e.g., Emerald Ash Borer).
- Mortality related to poor maintenance or site conditions.
- Mortality related to the natural aging of tree populations.