Note: This is the 1997 edition of UNEP's Global Environment Outlook
. If you are interested in more recent information, please see the 2000
Figure 4.15. Habitat loss due to conversion
of land from non-domesticated to domesticated areas, 1700-1980.
- Derived from Richards
(1990) and FAO (1992), as described in detail in Klein Goldewijk and
- Regional graphs show the
percent of total world land area; while the world graph shows the
total world area. Also note that the time scale for these graphs differs
from previous regional and world diagrams. For this graph only, data
for West Asia were included in Africa and in Asia and the Pacific.