Monitoring ecosystems (indicator 6.6.1)

6.6.1 Change in the extent of water-related ecosystems over time

Target 6.6 seeks to protect and restore water-related ecosystems - this page explains how to monitor progress towards this target, and which resources that are available for countries to do so

What and why?

 

How to progressively monitor?

Photo credit: Ahmad Rithauddin, Creative Commons Attribution

Photo credit: Ahmad Rithauddin, Creative Commons Attribution

Ecosystems replenish and purify water resources, and need to be protected in order to safeguard human and environmental resilience

Ecosystems replenish and purify water resources, and need to be protected in order to safeguard human and environmental resilience