LITHUANIA‘S ENVIRONMENT STATE, PROCESSES AND TRENDS

REPORT COVERAGE

Lithuania
23 Jul 2014, 12:42
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REPORT DETAILS

Lietuvos gamtinė aplinka: būklė, procesai ir raida
Lithuanian
English
LITHUANIA‘S ENVIRONMENT STATE, PROCESSES AND TRENDS
Environmental Protection Agency

FORMAT & ACCESSIBILITY

report (static source)
2013
5 years
216

AUDIENCE & CONTEXT

Policy makers (EU level), Policy makers (national level), Policy makers (sub-regional / local), Academia, Public
Lithuania's Environment. State, Processes and Trends. 2013. Environmental Protection Agency, Vilnius

STRUCTURE

Yes
How are indicators used Primarily (>50%) Ocasionally (<50%) None
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Implicitly
Implicitly

TOPICS COVERED

Focus Indicators
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Some
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Air pollution - - - - - - -
Biodiversity - - - - - - -
Chemicals - - - - - - -
Climate change - - - - - - -
Environment and health - - - - - - -
Land use - - - - - - -
Natural resources - - - - - - -
Noise - - - - - - -
Soil - - - - - - -
Waste and material resources - - - - - - -
Water - - - - - - -
Various other issues - - - - - - - -
Agriculture - - - - - - -
Energy - - - - - - -
Fisheries - - - - - - -
Household consumption - - - - - - -
Industry - - - - - - -
Green economy - - - - - - -
Tourism - - - - - - -
Transport - - - - - - -
Environmental technology - - - - - - -
Policy instruments - - - - - - -
Environmental scenarios - - - - - - -
Coast and seas - - - - - - -
Specific regions - - - - - - -
Urban environment - - - - - - -

Short description from SERIS (old):

This publication assesses the state of the Lithuania’s natural environment by highlighting its changes from the accession to the European Union until the recent years, analyses the achievements and emerging challenges. The publication also tries to reveal (at least partially) the causes and mechanisms that conditioned the changes of Lithuania’s natural environment. It provides an overview of instruments of environment protection and their effectiveness in seeking to reduce the negative consequences of economic activity pursued by the mankind and to preserve clean and healthy environment for future generations. The possible scenarios of the change of separate environment sectors in the near future are presented.

Overview of table of contents and indicators in report

Table of Contents Preface 4 Driving Forces of the State of Environment in Lithuania 9 Social and Economic Factors Influencing the State of Environment 10 Economic Development 16 Overview of Development of Certain Economic Sectors 19 Climate and Its Change in Lithuania 30 Sectoral Analysis of the State of Environment Trends and Their Causes 45 Air 46 Water 60 Waste 90 Landscape 106 Biodiversity 131 Natural Resources 142 Environmental Outlook and Scenarios 185 Climate Change 186 Air 187 Water 191 Waste 196 Landscape and Protection of Biodiversity 199 Natural Resources 204 Bibliography 210