Note: This is the 1997 edition of UNEP's Global Environment Outlook. If you are interested in more recent information, please see the 2000 and 2002 editions.

Figure 2.9. National and international protection of natural areas in Asia and the Pacific.

WCMC (1995); Australia: State of the Environment 1996 report.
Protected areas include areas falling within World Conservation Union (IUCN) protected area categories I-V.