Sectors of Focus

  • Environment
  • Land Conservation


  • Environment

Type of Land Area (PD3922)

Describes the type(s) of land present on hectares directly or indirectly controlled by the organization. Report for hectares controlled at any point during the reporting period. Select all that apply:
-Urban/Built-up Land
-Agricultural Land
-Forest Land
-Water Areas
-Barren Land
-Perennial Snow or Ice
Reporting format
Metric type
Metric level
Product/Service, Organization
IRIS metric citation
IRIS, 2016. Type of Land Area (PD3922). v4.0.

Usage Guidance

  • Options are based on the Anderson Classification System (ACS) for land use and land cover.
  • Organizations are encouraged to report this metric in conjunction with Land Directly Controlled: Total (OI5408) and Land Indirectly Controlled: Total (PI3789).