The table shows forested land in millions of hectares in different parts of the world. Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant.

The table illustrates the changes in the forested
in 6 countries all over the world and in 3 particular years. The
is measured in
(abbreviated 'ha') a unit of surface area equal to 100 ares (or 10,000 square meters)
. Overall, it is shown the differences in the forested
of Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, Oceania, and South America in the year 1990, 2000, and 2005. From the year 1990 to 2005 major fluctuations in the forest
can be seen in Africa and South America (approximately 50-60
, minimal changes
come to pass
in Oceania (approximate1-2
hectares). The least forest area was in Oceania in all the three years and remained the lowest even in 2000 & 2005. Whereas, Europe remained the largest green area in all the three years and was recorded with 1001
hectares with the largest forested area in the year 2005. Though, Asia & North America had plateaued changes in all the three years of around 5-10

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