D.1. Protected areas

Indicator:

D1 – Protected areas

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Brief description:

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 2001-2018


Data source:

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