Satellites have been taking detailed high definition images of various countries including the UK. This research forms part of an EU project to keep an eye on change of land use.
How much agricultural land do we have?
What percentage is built on?
Find the answers to these and many more questions on land use in this interesting piece by Mark Easton, Home Editor at the BBC. Just click the link below to read more.
The post includes facts about the country by region. It also lets you test your impression of the UK to see if it’s accurate. At the end of the piece, you can check out our local council area to see how it compares.
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