Forest area statistics

Bulgaria

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 3,327 3,375 3,625
Other wooded land 130 105 27
Forest and other wooded land 3,457 3,480 3,652
Other land 7,606 7,583 7,411
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 11,063 11,063 11,063
Inland water bodies 36 36 36
Total area of country 11,099 11,099 11,099



Characteristics of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Primary 267 396 - 0 0 0
Modified natural 2,028 2,046 - 0 0 0
Semi-natural 992 885 - 130 105 27
Productive plantation 22 31 - 0 0 0
Protective plantation 19 17 - 0 0 0
Total 3,328 3,375 - 130 105 27

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010