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This indicator Proportion of important sites for terrestrial and freshwater biodiversity that are covered by protected areas shows temporal trends in the mean percentage of each important site for terrestrial and freshwater biodiversity (i.e., those that contribute significantly to the global persistence of biodiversity) that is covered by designated protected areas.

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Proportion of forest area with a long-term management plan, % (SDG 15.2.1) Proportion of forest area within legally established protected areas (%) Primary forest, % forest Living forest biomass, change/yr

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