Standardised nitrogen surpluses from agricultural land, EU15

Figure Created 12 Nov 2009 Published 12 Nov 2009 Last modified 29 Nov 2012
The nitrogen surplus is broken down according to surplus density classes, calculated at the regional (NUTS2) level



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Number of regions contributing to a class tonnage is mentioned on the bars. Only regions for which data are available over the whole period are included. These 113 regions contribute 95% of the total surplus, which is around 7.1 million tonnes of nitrogen per year.

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