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In 2010, New Zealand had 9.65Mha of natural forest, extending over 43% of its land area. In 2021, it lost 9.15kha of natural forest.
Explore interactive charts and maps that summarize the role forests play in climate change in New Zealand. Forest carbon statistics – including how forests store, emit and sequester (remove) carbon – can be customized, easily shared and downloaded for offline use.