Australia

Australia


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    Environment
    Threatened species 2012 869 Excludes Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands.  
    Forested area (% of land area) 2010 19.0  
    CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2009 399867/18.3  
    Energy consumption per capita (kilograms oil equivalent) 2009 5929.0 Excludes the overseas territories.  
    Rainfall in the capital city, total mean (millimetres) 629  
    Temperature in the capital city, mean °C (minimum and maximum) 6.4/19.5  
    This view will be updated in the course of the coming weeks, please consider the "ratification" date as the year of entry into force
      Party Signature Ratification status *
    Convention logo Basel Convention 05 February, 1992 (a)
    Convention logo CBD 05 June, 1992 18 June, 1993
    Convention logo CITES 1976
    Convention logo CMS 1991
    Convention logo Kyoto Protocol 29 April, 1998 12 December, 2007
    Convention logo Minamata Convention on Mercury 10 October, 2013
    Convention logo Montreal Protocol 08 June, 1988 19 May, 1989
    Convention logo Nagoya Protocol 20 January, 2012
    Convention logo Plant Treaty 2002
    Convention logo Rotterdam Convention 06 July, 1999 20 May, 2004
    Convention logo Stockholm Convention 23 May, 2001 20 May, 2004
    Convention logo UNCCD 14 October, 1994 15 May, 2000
    Convention logo UNFCCC 04 June, 1992 30 December, 1992
    Convention logo Vienna Convention 16 September, 1987 (a)
    Convention logo World Heritage Convention 1974
    Ratification status encoding
    • Ratified
    • a - Accession
    • A - Acceptance
    • AA - Approval