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  1. Realisation of the national ecological network- land acquisition and conversion, 1990-2018

    Indicator | 8 November 2021

    On 1 January 2019 more than 111,000 hectares of land had been acquired (including land for which the designated land use has been changed) for realising the national ecological… more

  2. Ozone layer, 1980-2020

    Indicator | 1 September 2021

    The thickness of the ozone layer has decreased by 5% worldwide during the last 25 years, with most depletion taking place between 1980 and 1990. Since the early 1990s, it has… more

  3. Red List Indicator, 1995- 2020

    Indicator | 13 June 2021

    Since 1995 the number of endangered species increased slightly. However, a noticeable reduction in levels of threat was identified. … more

  4. Farmland bird indicator, 1915-2019

    Indicator | 25 April 2021

    Changes in agricultural practices have caused a significant decline in breeding birds typical of agricultural areas in the Netherlands, starting from the early 20th century. … more

  5. Manure surpluses in agriculture, 1970-2019

    Indicator | 8 April 2021

    Since 2006, when a new fertiliser policy was introduced in the Netherlands, the nitrogen surplus in agriculture decreased by 27 percent. In 2019, the nitrogen surplus was at the… more

  6. Trend fauna- all species monitored- Living Planet Index Netherlands, 1990-2019

    Indicator | 1 April 2021

    The Living Planet Index of the Netherlands has increased with 1.4% since 1990. The trend has stabilised over the past twelve years. … more

  7. Quality surface water, 2019

    Indicator | 14 January 2021

    Most water bodies do not meet the quality requirements as laid down in the European Water Framework Directive (WFD). The chemical quality is in most water bodies insufficient. The… more

  8. Green tax revenues, 2001-2019

    Indicator | 23 March 2021

    In 2019 revenues from green taxes were 24.4 billion euros, 6.8 percent more than in 2018. Since 2001 revenues increased by 71 percent. In 2019 the total amount on revenues of the… more

  9. Number of threatened and extinct species in The Netherlands, by 2020

    Indicator | 10 November 2020

    Officially assembled Red Lists show that many Dutch plant and animal species are threatened with extinction. … more

  10. Waste generation and treatment, 1985-2018

    Indicator | 10 November 2020

    More and more waste is being recovered or incinerated, while less and less is being sent to landfill sites. 61 million tons of waste was generated in 2018 (excluding contaminated… more



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