1.1.c Development Impacts

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Vital Sign Measure: Number of developed areas, as seen from public vantage points, that highly contrast with their surrounding landscape: a) within 1/4 mile; b) between 1/4 mile and 3 miles; and c) beyond 3 miles.

Proxy Measure: Number of buildings1, as seen from selected public vantage points2, which noticeably contrast with their surrounding landscape.

What We Know: Using the visual monitoring point photographs taken in 2003, 357 noticeably contrasting buildings exist in the landscape when viewed from the public vantage points listed below:

Vantage Point 1988 Building Count 2003 Building Count Change
Steigerwald Lake 17 30 13
Crown Point 57 74 17
Cape Horn 29 29 0
Upper Beacon Rock 44 43 ‐1
Dog Mountain 3 6 3
Mitchell Point 13 14 1
Hood River Jetty 49 43 ‐6
Straights Point 17 22 5
Memaloose Overlook 40 42 2
Rowena Crest Viewpoint 49 41 ‐8
Squally Point 11 11 0
Avery Boat Launch 1 2 1
Total 330 357 27
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