In the municipality of e.g. Brussels, where there are few areas of green space, most respondents expressed satisfaction with the supply of green open space;
whereas in e.g. Bratislava, where there are large areas of green open space, the level of satisfaction was much lower
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Left figure: Urban audit perception survey, 2007. European Commission, Directorate-General for Regional Policy, 2006.
Urban audit database - proportion of the area in green space, European Commision, 2003-2006.
URL*: http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu (Right figure)
Some 97.5% of water on the Earth is salt water, leaving only 2.5% as fresh water. Of this over two thirds is frozen in glaciers and polar ice caps. The remaining unfrozen fresh water is found mainly as groundwater, with only a small fraction present in rivers, lakes or in the air. Water is a precious resource, use it responsibly and don’t waste it!
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