THE GLADSTONE HEALTHY HARBOUR PARTNERSHIP (GHHP) IS PROUD TO RELEASE THE
Gladstone Harbour Report Card 2018
The Gladstone Healthy Harbour Partnership (GHHP) presents its fourth annual report card to the community and stakeholders. The 2018 Gladstone Harbour Report Card contains the results calculated using 32 indicators derived from 91 different measures within the four components of harbour health: Environment, Economic, Social, and Cultural.
The 2018 report card includes, for the first time mangroves within the Environmental component. Other changes to the 2018 report card were in cultural heritage where the framework has been simplified resulting in less measures used than the in 2017. Also in the Economic component under economic value (recreation) a new water-based creation indicator was added.
Overall, the Gladstone Harbour Report Card 2018 grade results were Environmental health of Gladstone Harbour satisfactory (C), Cultural health of Gladstone Harbour satisfactory (C), Social health of Gladstone Harbour good (B) and the economic health of Gladstone Harbour good (B).
While there were some changes to the scores within the indicators, the overall grades were unchanged from 2017.