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Europe Compared by Environment > Biodiversity and protected areas > Terrestrial protected areas > Number

DEFINITION: Terrestrial protected areas are those officially documented by national authorities.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Germany 14,388 2008
2 Russia 11,181 2008
3 Estonia 9,617 2008
4 Finland 6,046 2008
5 Ukraine 5,197 2008
6 Sweden 4,622 2008
7 Denmark 3,847 2008
8 Switzerland 2,146 2008
9 Netherlands 1,948 2008
10 Norway 1,795 2008
11 Czech Republic 1,765 2008
12 Poland 1,605 2008
13 France 1,541 2008
14 Slovakia 1,126 2008
15 Austria 1,087 2008
16 Romania 923 2008
17 Bulgaria 905 2008
18 United Kingdom 778 2008
19 Latvia 540 2008
20 Belgium 502 2008
21 Spain 468 2008
22 Italy 456 2008
23 Belarus 440 2008
24 Lithuania 250 2008
25 Turkey 236 2008
26 Croatia 177 2008
27 Hungary 136 2008
28 Greece 111 2008
29 Malta 91 2008
30 Ireland 85 2008
31 Albania 80 2008
32 Iceland 77 2008
33 Moldova 63 2008
34 Portugal 59 2008
35 Luxembourg 58 2008
36 Azerbaijan 42 2008
37 Georgia 33 2008
38 Bosnia and Herzegovina 32 2008
39 Slovenia 30 2008
40 Cyprus 29 2008
=41 Liechtenstein 10 2008
=41 Armenia 10 2008
43 Monaco 1 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Biodiversity and protected areas > Terrestrial protected areas > Number. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre, as compiled by the World Resources Institute, based on data from national authorities, national legislation and international agreements. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Europe/Environment/Biodiversity-and-protected-areas/Terrestrial-protected-areas/Number

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