SDG 15: Life on land

Target 15.1:
By 2020, ensure the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services, in particular forests, wetlands, mountains and drylands, in line with obligations under international agreements.

Indicator 15.1.1: Forest area as a proportion of total land area.

Indicator 15.1.2: Proportion of important sites for terrestrial and freshwater biodiversity that are covered by protected areas, by ecosystem type.




Target 1.4 | Target 2.3 | Target 2.4 | Target 5(a) | Target 11.1

Target 11.3 | Target 11.7 | Target 15.1 | Target 15.2 | Target 15.3

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