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Baltic Sea Region GIS, Maps and Statistical Database
Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Pasture Land - Baltic Sea drainage basin
Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Ratio of pasture land total land use in the Baltic Sea drainage basin. Agriculture is one of the main contributors to the nutrient (in this case, primarily nitrogen) influx into the Baltic Sea, and thus a main driver for the eutrophication problems in the sea. The displays the situation at approximately 1990.