Figure 2 – Countywide Ranking

Favoring High Risk Farms

Figure 3. Favoring High Risk Farms.

When the automated ranking procedure is combined with an econometric model that predicts the likelihood of a farm becoming developed, the effects of favoring high risk farms in the ranking procedure can be assessed. Parcels displayed here in green gain in rank when high risk farms are favored while those shown in red and orange lose rank.

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