ACP ENVIRONMENTAL OBSERVATORY
Status and Trends in the African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States

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Niue

Capital: Alofi

Note: Limited country-level information is currently available in the ACP Observatory for the Cook Islands, Nauru and Niue because these small island states are not included in many of the global datasets, maps and indicators used here.

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Primary forest extent (1000 hectares): 5.6 (2010)
 
Extent of FSC certified forests (hectares): No data
 
Terrestrial protected area (% of land area): 9.57% (2014)
 
Marine protected area (% of Exclusive Economic Zone): 0.01% (2014)

 
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CSV
Terrestrial Ecoregions
Name % of country covered % of ecoregion protected in country % of ecoregion protected worldwide % of ecoregion within country % country contribution to protection worldwide
Tongan tropical moist forests 0.08 9.56 12.41 28.39 21.88
CSV
Marine Ecoregions
Name % of country covered % of ecoregion protected in country % of ecoregion protected worldwide % of ecoregion within country % country contribution to protection worldwide
Tonga Islands 0.3 3.61 30.84 7.95 0.93
CSV
Number of Amphibian, Bird and Mammal Species
Class Total number of species (sum of CR, EN, VU, NT, LC and DD) Total number of threatened species (sum of CR, EN and VU) Critically Endangered (CR) Endangered (EN) Vulnerable (VU) Near Threatened (NT) Least Concern (LC) Data Deficient (DD)
Aves
57 10 0 2 8 4 43 0
Mammalia
27 4 0 3 1 0 12 11