Land cover distribution and change — outlook from MNP

Land cover distribution and change is a modeled prediction of the distribution of land-cover types (tropical rain forest; desert; tundra; etc.) across the total world terrestrial area in 2050 based on different scenarios.

Unit of Measurement: 

Percentage (%)

Description to get data: 

The data is only presented in graphical form in the document. For the world and for each region, a box with three graphs is presented. The graph containing the data for this indicator is the last one: "Land cover distribution (%)". For instance, the data for the world can be found on page 36 in Figure 7c. Users should look up the region of interest in the table of contents on page 5 and then look for the graph in that section.

Type of Indicator source: 

  • Scientific institute