Map of the Month: How Much Land Is Protected For Biodiversity?
Emily Cassidy 🌏
The Convention on Biological Diversity set a target for 17% of land to be protected by 2020. How are we doing in meeting this goal?
set a goal for protecting 17% of the world's land area for biodiversity by 2020. How are we doing?
estimates about 15% of land has been protected. See the status of these areas with data from