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2016 SoE Biodiversity Australia's forest area (1990-2012) compared to 2005 forest area

Data showing Australia's forest area (1990-2012) compared to Australia's forest area in 2005.

Note: Plotted values are differences from the 2005 forest area (108.1 million hectares), which is set as zero.

Figures have been provided by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resources Economics and Sciences (Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources) - using data from the National Inventory Report, 2012 published by the Australian Government Department of the Environment (now the Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy).

This data was used by the Department of Environment and Energy to produce Figure BIO12 in the Biodiversity theme of Australia State of the Environment 2016, available at https://soe.environment.gov.au/theme/biodiversity/topic/2016/terrestrial-ecosystems-and-communities#biodiversity-figure-12

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Title 2016 SoE Biodiversity Australia's forest area (1990-2012) compared to 2005 forest area
Type Dataset
Language English
Licence Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia
Data Status active
Update Frequency never
Landing Page https://data.gov.au/data/dataset/cd64afd1-bb83-488b-8773-8307fc07c77d
Date Published 2016-08-22
Date Updated 2017-06-15
Contact Point
Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences, Australian Government Dept of Agriculture and Water Resources
general-inquiries@agriculture.gov.au
Temporal Coverage 2012-01-01 - 2012-12-31
Geospatial Coverage SA0003560: Australia
Jurisdiction Commonwealth of Australia
Data Portal data.gov.au
Publisher/Agency State of the Environment