Digital map of European ecological regions

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Created 20 Mar 2003 Published 20 Mar 2003 Last modified 28 Jun 2016, 05:53 PM
The Digital Map of European Ecological Regions DMEER- delineates and describes ecological distinct areas in Europe, on the basis of climatic, topographic and geobotanical European data, together with the judgement of a large team of experts from several European nature related Institutions and the WWF

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Digital Map of European Ecological Regions

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Annex 2 to Technical report

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Technical report

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The objective of the map of ecological regions in Europe is to show the extent of areas with relatively homogeneous ecological conditions, within which, comparisons and assessments of different expressions of biodiversity are meaningful.
Geographical coverage: Turkey and Russian Federation are partly covered. Israel and Lebanon are covered. Small parts of Iran, Syria, Jordan and Egypt are covered.


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