Forest area statistics

Estonia

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 2,163 2,243 2,284
Other wooded land - 94 82
Forest and other wooded land 2,163 2,337 2,366
Other land 2,076 1,902 1,873
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 4,239 4,239 4,239
Inland water bodies 284 284 284
Total area of country 4,523 4,523 4,523



Characteristics of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Primary - 137 142 - 0 0
Modified natural - 1,418 1,390 - 94 82
Semi-natural - 687 751 - 0 0
Productive plantation - 1 1 - 0 0
Protective plantation - 0 0 - 0 0
Total - 2,243 2,284 - 94 82

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010