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 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority,  PNG Forestry Authority

Forestry Inventory Mapping System (FIMs) Vegetation Data taken form MARVin QGIS Dataset

 PNG Conservation and Environment Protection Authority,  PNG Forestry Authority

Measuring change over period 2002-2014

 PNG Forestry Authority

Commercially Accessible Rainforest Area data sourced from:
State of the Forests Papua New Guinea 2014
Published by the University of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 2015

 PNG Forestry Authority,  Climate Change and Development Authority in PNG

PNG has a total of about 46.9 million hectare of which 77.8% is forested with 13 natural forest
types and forest plantations with various species planted. The second major land
use in PNG is cropland, which covers 11.0% of the total land area. Grassland covers 5.3% and
wetland comprised 4.8% of the total land mass. Other Land including bare soil and rock covers
0.2% of the total land area. Settlements including villages and cities cover 0.9% of the land area.

Source: Papua New Guinea’s National REDD+ Forest Reference Level 2017