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In 2010, Ghana had 7.00Mha of natural forest, extending over 30% of its land area. In 2020, it lost 136kha of natural forest, equivalent to 82.2Mt of CO₂ of emissions.
Explore interactive charts and maps that summarize key statistics about forests in Ghana. Statistics – including rates of forest change, forest extent, drivers of deforestation, and deforestation and fire alerts – can be customized, easily shared and downloaded for offline use.