Causes of change of forest areas and transitional woodland shrubs
Between 2000 and 2006, 94 % of change in forests was due to recent fellings and transition, and forest internal conversions (which is the practice of replanting existing forests with other types trees: e.g. coniferous instead of broadleaved trees).
For references, please go to http://www.eea.europa.eu/data-and-maps/figures/causes-of-change-of-forest or scan the QR code.
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