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

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.

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Formally protected forest land, voluntary set-asides, consideration patches and unproductive forest land 2020

2021-06-30

In 2020, formally protected forest land increased by almost 14 000 hectares, 11 700 hectares of which is productive forest land. This corresponds to 0.1 percent of all forest land in Sweden. Voluntary set-asides increased by 4 300 hectares, which corresponds to 0.02 percent of Sweden’s forest land area. The area of consideration patches is estimated to have increased by almost 25 900 hectares, which corresponds to 0.1 percent of the total area of forest land.

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Title Language Type Date
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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