Saint Pierre and Miquelon Environment - 2021


SOURCE: 2021 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Environment - current issues

overfishing; recent test drilling for oil in waters around Saint Pierre and Miquelon may bring future development that would impact the environment

Climate

cold and wet, with considerable mist and fog; spring and autumn are often windy

Land use

agricultural land: 8.7% (2018 est.)

arable land: 8.7% (2018 est.)

permanent crops: 0% (2018 est.)

permanent pasture: 0% (2018 est.)

forest: 12.5% (2018 est.)

other: 78.8% (2018 est.)

Urbanization

urban population: 90% of total population (2021)

rate of urbanization: 0.75% annual rate of change (2020-25 est.)



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