Table 6. Interactive branch indicators selected through the participatory approach to develop the holistic ecosystem health indicator for the Diablo Trust collaborative organization. The maximum points allocated are the estimated weighted points assigned to each category and fourteen indicators out of the total 1000 points. Each indicator may provide information related to the process, outcome, or context of the collaborative organization. The relevance of the indicators to the management goals was classified according to the Diablo Trust three-part holistic goal (Table 2).


Category and indicator Maximum points Type of indicator Relevance to management
allocated Process Outcome Context Diablo Trust goal
Land-use practices 305
     Forest thinning 68.7 x all of 2, 3E, 3F, 3G, 3H
     Fencing improvement 63.9 x 2A, 3E
     Woodland treatments 63.9 x all of 2, 3E, 3F, 3G, 3H
     Ungulate grazing 57.4 x all of 2, 3E, 3H
     Recreation 51.1 x 1F, 1G, 2A, 2C, 3F
Awareness and public attitudes 253
     Awareness 63.25 x 1A, 1E, 1F
     Management effectiveness 63.25 x 1A, 1E, 1F, 2A, 2C
     Public attitudes towards land uses 63.25 x 1A, 2A, 2C
     Land uses 63.25 x 1A, 1B, 1F, 1H, 2A
Collaborative management outcomes 236
     Political support of collaborative goals 87.8 x 1A, all of 2 and 3
     Management effectiveness 81.1 x 1A, 1E, 1F, all of 2 and 3
     Impact of collaborative process
     on resources
67.1 x 2A, 2B, 3E, 3F, 3G, 3H
Implementation of agency management actions 206
     Resources available for implementation 105 x 3A, 3D
     Implementation effectiveness 101 x 3E, 3F, 3G, 3H