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SADC/SARDC and others 2008, Southern African Enviroment Outlook.
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Protected areas share total land area in Angola
Another indicator of environmental sustainability is the proportion of terrestrial and marine areas protected. The extent of the protected land area in Angola has remained the same since 1990, but there is little data available on the protection of Angola’s marine resources. The Southern Africa Environment
Outlook shows that Angola’s protected areas total 81 812 sq km, an extensive area when compared to many other countries, but just seven percent of total surface area, as shown in the figure.