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Environment of Lebanon

In Lebanon, the amount of alternative and nuclear energy consumed amounts to 1.5% of the total energy use. Lebanon emits 4.7 metric tons per capita of CO₂. The number of road motor vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in Lebanon is 20.

Forest

Total land area of Lebanon is 10,400 km2 (approx. 4,015 mi²). 1383 km2 of Lebanon's territory is covered in forests. and forest land comprises 13% of all the land in the country.

Issues Lebanon faces

Currently Lebanon faces various issues, including deforestation, soil erosion, desertification, air pollution in Beirut from vehicular traffic and the burning of industrial wastes, pollution of coastal waters from raw sewage and oil spills.