Table 3.0. Area (1000 ha) of non-vegetated land by landscape position in Canada.
Alpine Upland Wetland Other1 Total
21 466.02 39 384.92 464.38 0.00 61 315.32
Source: Canada's National Forest Inventory, combined remeasured (2007-2017) and projected (2006-2017 with NFI projection system) data (Version 1, July 2021) (
Note: The Arctic ecozones (Arctic Cordillera, Northern Arctic, Southern Arctic), and the Taiga Plains and Hudson Plains ecozones located in Nunavut, are not inventoried. These non-inventoried areas total 262,189.89 thousand ha.
1 Missing, unknown or other landscape positions.