D1 – Protected areas
A part of the territory of Belarus with the unique, etalon or other valuable natural complexes and features of a special ecological, scientific and/or aesthetic value in respect to which special protection and use regulations are established; The area of nature reserves, national parks, refuges, natural landmarks, and share of protected areas in total country area are presented for Belarus as a whole and by regions
Land area of protected areas of the Republic of Belarus for 2001-2017
The register of protected areas of the Republic of Belarus;
The data producer is the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus.
Relevance of the indicator:
The indicator demonstrates the extent to which areas important for conserving biodiversity, cultural heritage, scientific research, recreation, natural resource maintenance and other environmental values are protected