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Did you know? The constitution of Bhutan specifies that 60% of the country must remain forested. - MightyFacts.com

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Did you know?

The constitution of Bhutan specifies that 60% of the country must remain forested.

-- MightyFacts.com

Title and picture is pretty self explanatory. Is the picture right?

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The Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan, Article 5, paragraph 3:

The Government shall ensure that, in order to conserve the country’s natural resources and to prevent degradation of the ecosystem, a minimum of sixty percent of Bhutan’s total land shall be maintained under forest cover for all time.

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    They publish their constitution in English? – EMBLEM Apr 20 '16 at 3:31
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    @EMBLEM: The national language is Dzongkha but the English version seems to be an official translation. See nab.gov.bt/en/business/constitution_of_bhutan – Nate Eldredge Apr 20 '16 at 3:44
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    I have to say, given that this answer required about 30 seconds of Google and cut-and-pasting one sentence, the score is pretty embarrassing. Ah, HNQ. – Nate Eldredge Apr 22 '16 at 1:07
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    @NateEldredge I'm often confused by those who know to post questions at sites such as SE yet aren't able to (or won't) use Google (or Bing or whatever). And why trust random anonymous replies when a search can take them to actual sites faster? It's... confusing. – user2338816 Apr 22 '16 at 7:58
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    @user2338816 an enrichment for this site, though. – Oliphaunt Apr 22 '16 at 16:28

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