EPA's Report on the Environment (ROE)

Indicators A-Z

*Updated since this ROE website was launched in July 2015.

Indicator Year(s)
Covered
Geographic Area Covered Theme Area(s) and Question(s) the Indicator Helps Address Related Conceptual Diagrams Date of Last Update
Acid Deposition 1989 - 2013 Contiguous 48 states 07/2015
Acidity in Lakes and Streams 1991 - 2012 Selected acid-sensitive regions 07/2015
Agricultural Fertilizer 1960 - 2011 United States
07/2015
Air Toxics Concentrations 2003 - 2013 United States
07/2015
Air Toxics Emissions 1990 - 2011 United States
07/2015
Asthma * 1980 - 2014 United States 01/2017
Benthic Macroinvertebrates in Wadeable Streams 2000 - 2009 Contiguous 48 states 01/2014
Bird Populations * 1966 - 2015 Contiguous 48 states, southern Canada, and southeastern Alaska 06/2017
Birth Defects * 1999 - 2013 United States
11/2016
Blood Cadmium 1999 - 2012 United States
07/2015
Blood Lead 1999 - 2012 United States
07/2015
Blood Mercury 1999 - 2012 United States 07/2015
Cancer * 1973 - 2012 United States
11/2016
Carbon Monoxide Concentrations 1980 - 2013 United States
07/2015
Carbon Monoxide Emissions 1990 - 2011 United States
07/2015
Carbon Storage in Forests 1990 - 2013 Contiguous 48 states and southern Alaska
07/2015
Cardiovascular Disease * 1979 - 2014 United States
11/2016
Childhood Cancer * 1973 - 2012 United States
11/2016
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease * 1979 - 2014 United States 06/2017
Coastal Benthic Communities 1999 - 2006 Coastal waters of the contiguous 48 states and selected territories 09/2012
Coastal Fish Tissue 2003 - 2006 Coastal waters of the contiguous 48 states, Alaska, and selected territories 09/2012
Coastal Sediment Quality 1999 - 2006 Coastal waters of the contiguous 48 states, Alaska, Hawaii, and selected territories 09/2012
Contaminated Ground Water Migration at Cleanup Sites * 2000 - 2016 United States
06/2017
Drinking Water * 1993 - 2016 United States
06/2017
Ecological Connectivity 2001 Contiguous 48 states
07/2015
Energy Use * 1949 - 2015 United States 06/2017
Fish Faunal Intactness Historical - 2014 Contiguous 48 states 07/2015
Forest Extent and Type 1907 - 2012 United States
07/2015
Forest Fragmentation 2001 - 2011 Contiguous 48 states
07/2015
Freshwater Withdrawals 1950 - 2010 United States 07/2015
General Mortality * 1940 - 2014 United States
06/2017
Greenhouse Gas Concentrations * 800,000 BCE - 2015 CE Global
06/2017
Hazardous Waste 2001 - 2011 United States
07/2015
Human Exposures at Cleanup Sites * 2000 - 2016 United States
06/2017
Hypoxia in Gulf of Mexico and Long Island Sound * 1985 - 2016 Northern Gulf of Mexico and Long Island Sound 06/2017
Infant Mortality * 1940 - 2013 United States
11/2016
Infectious Diseases * 1995 - 2013 United States
11/2016
Lake Fish Tissue 2000 - 2003 Contiguous 48 states 09/2012
Land Cover 2001 - 2011 Contiguous 48 states 07/2015
Land Use 1977 - 2007 United States 02/2013
Lead Concentrations 1980 - 2013 United States
07/2015
Lead Emissions 1970 - 2011 United States
07/2015
Life Expectancy * 1940 - 2014 United States
06/2017
Low Birthweight * 1995 - 2014 United States
10/2016
Manganese Concentrations in Region 5 2000 - 2013 EPA Region 5 (Great Lakes region)
07/2015
Mercury Emissions 1990 - 2011 United States 07/2015
Municipal Solid Waste * 1960 - 2014 United States
06/2017
Nitrate and Pesticides in Ground Water 1992 - 2003 Contiguous 48 states 05/2008
Nitrogen Dioxide Concentrations 1980 - 2013 United States 07/2015
Nitrogen Oxides Emissions 1990 - 2011 United States 07/2015
Nitrogen and Phosphorus in Agricultural Streams 1992 - 2001 Contiguous 48 states 05/2008
Nitrogen and Phosphorus in Large Rivers * 1955 - 2014 Four large river basins 02/2016
Nitrogen and Phosphorus in Wadeable Streams 2000 - 2009 Contiguous 48 states 01/2014
Non-Indigenous Estuarine Species in Pacific Northwest 1999 - 2001 Pacific Northwest
05/2008
Ozone Concentrations 1978 - 2013 United States 07/2015
Ozone and Particulate Matter Concentrations Along U.S./Mexico Border 1986 - 2013 U.S./Mexico border region 07/2015
Ozone-Depleting Substances Concentrations 1992 - 2013 Global
07/2015
Particulate Matter Concentrations 1988 - 2013 United States
07/2015
Particulate Matter Emissions 1990 - 2011 United States
07/2015
Pesticide Incidents * 1998 - 2015 United States
06/2017
Pesticide Residues in Food * 1994 - 2014 United States
10/2016
Pesticides in Agricultural Streams 1992 - 2001 Contiguous 48 states 05/2008
Preterm Delivery * 1995 - 2014 United States
10/2016
Radon: Homes At or Above EPA's Action Level 1990 - 2013 United States
07/2015
Regional Haze 1992 - 2013 Contiguous 48 states
07/2015
Sea Level * 1880 - 2016 Global 09/2016
Sea Surface Temperature * 1880 - 2015 Global
09/2016
Serum Cotinine 1988 - 2012 United States
07/2015
Serum Persistent Organic Pollutants 1999 - 2004 United States
12/2012
Stratospheric Ozone Levels 1964 - 2012 North America
07/2015
Stream Flows * 1961 - 2015 Contiguous 48 states 10/2016
Streambed Stability 2008 - 2009 Contiguous 48 states 01/2014
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation in Chesapeake Bay * 1978 - 2015 Chesapeake Bay 08/2016
Sulfur Dioxide Concentrations 1978 - 2013 United States 07/2015
Sulfur Dioxide Emissions 1990 - 2011 United States 07/2015
Temperature and Precipitation * 1901 - 2015 Global 09/2016
Toxic Chemicals in Wastes 2001 - 2012 United States
07/2015
Trophic State of Coastal Waters 1999 - 2006 Coastal waters of the contiguous 48 states, Alaska, Hawaii, and selected territories 09/2012
U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions * 1990 - 2014 United States
06/2017
Urbanization and Population Change * 1790 - 2012 United States 06/2016
Urinary Pesticides 1999 - 2008 United States
07/2015
Urinary Phthalates * 1999 - 2012 United States
11/2016
Volatile Organic Compounds Emissions 1990 - 2011 United States 07/2015
Wetlands 1954 - 2009 Contiguous 48 states 07/2013

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