Uruguay

Climate targets: LULUCF

    • [Non-binding] CO2 sequestration in the remaining 25% of the cropland area under Plans of Soil Use and Management of year 2016 (1.147.000 ha) by 2030
      LULUCF | Target year: 2030
    • [Non-binding] Avoid CO2 emissions from SOC in 75% of the cropland area under Plans of Soil Use and Management of year 2016 (1.147.000 ha) by 2030
      LULUCF | Target year: 2030
    • [Non-binding] Avoid CO2 emissions from SOC in 100% of the peatlands area of year 2016 by 2030
      LULUCF | Target year: 2030
    • [Non-binding] Avoid CO2 emissions from SOC in 45% of the grasslands area by 2030
      LULUCF | Target year: 2030
    • CO2 sequestration in the remaining 25% of the cropland area under Plans of Soil Use and Management of year 2016 (1.147.000 ha) by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • Avoid CO2 emissions from SOC in 75% of the cropland area under Plans of Soil Use and Management of year 2016 (1.147.000 ha) by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • Avoid CO2 emissions from SOC in 100% of the peatlands area of year 2016 (8.366 ha) by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • Avoid CO2 emissions from SOC in 30% of the grasslands area (3.000.000 ha) by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • 5% increase in the native forest area of year 2012 (892.458 ha) by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • [Non-binding] 50% increase in the shade and shelter forest plantations area of year 2012, including silvopastoral systems by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • [Non-binding] 10% increase in the native forest area of year 2012 by 2030
      LULUCF | Target year: 2030
    • At least maintenance of 100% of the amount of forest plantations effective area under management of year 2015 (763.070 ha) by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • 25% increase in the shade and shelter forest plantations area of year 2012, including silvopastoral systems (97.338 ha) by 2025
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • [Non-binding] At least maintenance of 100% of the amount of forest plantations effective area under management of year 2015 (763.070 ha) by 2030
      LULUCF | Target year: 2030
    • By 2025, 100% of the native forest area will be protected, with the option of increasing said area by 5%, especially in water resource environmental protection areas, attempting to revert degradation processes
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
    • Adoption, by 2025, of good practices of natural land management and management of breeding herds in livestock production in an area ranging from 1,000,000 to 3,000,000 ha (10-30% of grasslands), including the supply of forage, regenerative management and the addition of supplements in times of drought, enhancing extension and livestock innovation mechanisms for that purpose
      LULUCF | Target year: 2025
For further analysis of the NDC, see Uruguay country profile on
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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