Changes in defoliation of main tree species, 1994-2000
European forests showed a continuous deterioration in conditioning between 1986 and 1995, using crown condition as an indicator
Results since 1995 show a stabilisation at a high level of damage, with almost a quarter of the sample trees rated as damaged.
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This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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