Forest area statistics

Libya

Extent of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
1990 2000 2005
Forest 217 217 217
Other wooded land 330 330 330
Forest and other wooded land 547 547 547
Other land 175,407 175,407 175,407
...of which with tree cover - - -
Total land area 175,954 175,954 175,954
Inland water bodies 0 0 0
Total area of country 175,954 175,954 175,954



Characteristics of forest and other wooded land
FRA 2005 categories Area (1000 hectares)
Forest Other wooded land
1990 2000 2005 1990 2000 2005
Primary - - - - - -
Modified natural - - - 330 330 330
Semi-natural - - - - - -
Productive plantation - - - - - -
Protective plantation 217 217 217 - - -
Total 217 217 217 330 330 330

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010