Protected areas cover 13% of world's land surface, study says, but still not enough
Reuters, Jeju, Korea
Areas of environmental protection cover 12.7 percent of the world's terrestrial surface but are still below targets set by UN countries, reports a study released Friday at the World Conservation Congress in Korea. South America is the region with the most land under protection.
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