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Formally protected forest land, voluntary set-asides, consideration patches and unproductive forest land

Official statistics of Sweden

Statistics of forest land within the four forms Formally protected forest land, Voluntary set-asides, Consideration patches and Unproductive forest land. Where possible, the statistics are reported by county level or by geographical regions. The information is produced in collaboration between four Swedish authorities; Statistics Sweden, the Swedish Forest Agency, the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency and the Swedish National Forest Inventory.

Statistical news

New formally protected forest land amounted to 22 000 hectares

2022-06-30

In 2021, formally protected forest land increased by 21 600 hectares, 16 400 hectares of which is productive forest land. This corresponds to almost 0.1 percent of all forest land in Sweden. Voluntary set-asides have remained relatively unchanged since 2020.

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Tables in the Statistical Database

Publications

Title Language Type Date
Formally protected forest land, voluntary set-asides, consideration patches and unproductive forest land 2021 English Report 2022-06-30
Formally protected forest land, voluntary set-asides, consideration patches and unproductive forest land, 2020 English Report 2021-06-30
Formally protected forest land, voluntary set-asides, consideration patches and unproductive forest land, 2019 English SM 2020-06-25
Formally protected forest land, voluntary set-asides, consideration patches and unproductive forest land, 2018 English SM 2019-06-27

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