Forest area statistics

Belgium

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 677 667 667
Other wooded land 21 27 27
Forest and other wooded land 698 694 694
Other land 2,330 2,334 2,334
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 3,028 3,028 3,028
Inland water bodies 25 25 25
Total area of country 3,053 3,053 3,053



Characteristics of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Primary 0 0 0 0 0 0
Modified natural 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semi-natural 374 384 392 21 27 27
Productive plantation 303 284 275 0 0 0
Protective plantation 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 677 667 667 21 27 27

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010