SDG 14 · Indicator

Mean area that is protected in marine sites important to biodiversity

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Description

The mean percentage area of marine Key Biodiversity Areas (sites that are important for the global persistence of marine biodiversity) that are protected.

Long-Term Objective

Technical Optimum

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 100.

Reference

BirdLife International, IUCN, UNEP-WCMC (2020). Resources and Data. BirdLife International, International Union for Conservation of Nature and United Nations Environment Programme - world Conservation Monitoring Center. Available from: https://unstats.un.org/sdgs/indicators/database/

Mean area that is protected in marine sites important to biodiversity