Million Hectares

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Multi-effect Protocol - Protocol Contents - Implementation and Results
... addition, Protocol implementation in Europe will reduce the area of excessive acidification from 93 million hectares in 1990 to 15 million hectares reduce ...
Mining In Finland - Agriculture - Forestry
... In 1980 the forested area totaled about 19.8 million hectares, providing 4 hectares of forest per capita—far above the European average of about 0.5 hectares ... Finland was able to boost the total area of its forests by some 2.7 million hectares and to increase forest stands under 40 years of age by some 3.2 ... By the mid-1980s, the Finns had drained 5.5 million hectares, fertilized 2.8 million hectares, and cultivated 3.6 million hectares ...
Mining In Finland - Agriculture
... the resettlement and land-clearing programs, the area under cultivation expanded by about 450,000 hectares, reaching about 2.4 million hectares by the early 1960s ... At that time, about 1 million hectares had underground drainage, and agricultural authorities planned to help install such works on another million hectares ...
Agriculture In Paraguay - Land Use
... Paraguay comprises a total of 40.6 million hectares of land ... with rich, varied soils, well distributed annual rainfalls, and millions of hectares of hardwood forests ... Together these regions cover some 16 million hectares, 40 percent of the country's land and approximately 98 percent of the country's crop land ...
Agriculture In Estonia
... Estonia has some 1.3 million hectares of agricultural land, nearly 1 million hectares of which are arable ... During the Soviet era, arable land decreased by nearly 405,000 hectares, much becoming forest ... The law allowed individuals to take up to fifty hectares of land for private planting and for growing crops ...

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    Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)