Forest systems

Forest systems

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Uploaded 21 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2007 Author: Philippe Rekacewicz, Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
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Forest systems are lands dominated by trees; they are often used for timber, fuelwood, and non-wood forest products. The map shows areas with a canopy cover of at least 40% by woody plants taller than 5 meters.
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  • Annual flow of benefits from forests in selected countries
  • Proportion of population with improved drinking water supply in 2002
  • Number of ecosystem services enhanced or degraded by 2050
  • Millennium Ecosystem Assessment - Sub-global assessments
  • Inland water and mountain systems
  • Estimated total reactive nitrogen deposition from the atmosphere (wet and dry) in 1860, early 1990s, and projected for 2050
  • Water withdrawals in 2050
  • Changes in forest area