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Former Soviet republics 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 Estonia 20.91% 2012
2 Latvia 18.57% 2012
3 Lithuania 16.78% 2012
4 Russia 11.33% 2012
5 Belarus 8.28% 2012
6 Armenia 8.1% 2012
7 Azerbaijan 7.36% 2012
8 Kyrgyzstan 6.33% 2012
9 Tajikistan 4.77% 2012
10 Ukraine 4.05% 2012
11 Georgia 3.93% 2012
12 Moldova 3.82% 2012
13 Uzbekistan 3.35% 2012
14 Kazakhstan 3.32% 2012
15 Turkmenistan 3.18% 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/Former-Soviet-republics/Geography/Terrestrial-protected-areas/%-of-total-land-area

Former Soviet republics Compared by Geography > Terrestrial protected areas > % of total land area

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