Landscape: indicators

Indicators assessing and illustrating the status and trends of the environment in the issue area of landscape with a selection of key sizes.

Indicatore Name State Trend
Agricultural area State: poor Trend: negative
Area occupied by buildings outside of the building zones State: impossible to evaluate Trend: impossible to evaluate
Area reserved for promoting biodiversity State: poor Trend: positive
Diversity of land use on agricultural land State: good Trend: positive
Extensively managed forest area State: medium Trend: positive
Fragmentation of landscapes State: poor Trend: negative
Freight traffic, road State: poor Trend: negative
Greenhouse gas balance of land use State: medium Trend: impossible to evaluate
Light emissions State: poor Trend: negative
Motorised passenger transport State: poor Trend: negative
Organically farmed area State: medium Trend: positive
Perceived beauty of the landscape State: good Trend: impossible to evaluate
Perceived landscape quality in the living environment State: good Trend: impossible to evaluate
Sealed area State: poor Trend: negative
Settlement and urban area State: impossible to evaluate Trend: negative
Summering pasture State: poor Trend: negative
Urban sprawl State: poor Trend: negative
Living space

Further information

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