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Eastern Europe Compared by Geography > Terrestrial protected areas > % of total land area

DEFINITION: Terrestrial protected areas (% of total land area). Terrestrial protected areas are totally or partially protected areas of at least 1,000 hectares that are designated by national authorities as scientific reserves with limited public access, national parks, natural monuments, nature reserves or wildlife sanctuaries, protected landscapes, and areas managed mainly for sustainable use. Marine areas, unclassified areas, littoral (intertidal) areas, and sites protected under local or provincial law are excluded.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Slovenia 54.51% 2012
2 Bulgaria 36.61% 2012
3 Slovakia 36.09% 2012
4 Poland 34.2% 2012
5 Hungary 23.14% 2012
6 Czech Republic 22.37% 2012
7 Romania 18.71% 2012
8 Montenegro 14.79% 2012
9 Croatia 14.06% 2012
10 Russia 11.33% 2012
11 Albania 10.96% 2012
12 Belarus 8.28% 2012
13 Armenia 8.1% 2012
14 Azerbaijan 7.36% 2012
15 Serbia 6.3% 2012
16 Ukraine 4.05% 2012
17 Georgia 3.93% 2012
18 Moldova 3.82% 2012
19 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.49% 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Terrestrial protected areas > % of total land area. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Eastern-Europe/Geography/Terrestrial-protected-areas/%-of-total-land-area

Eastern Europe Compared by Geography > Terrestrial protected areas > % of total land area

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