SDG 15 · Indicator

Change in Forest Area

%, 5 year change

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SDG achieved

Challenges remain

Significant challenges remain

Major challenges remain

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5-year percent change in forest area.

Long-Term Objective

Best value set according to average of top 5

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 5.


Forest Inventory and Analysis Program, U.S. Forest Service

Change in Forest Area