Changes in diffuse pressure from urbanisation in Natura 2000 sites, 1990–2006
Corine land cover classes used for urban diffuse pressure include:Urban fabric: continuous urban fabric (111), discontinuous urban fabric (112).
Industrial, commercial and transport units: industrial or commercial units (121), Road and rail networks and associated land (122), port areas (123), airports (124).
Mines, dump and construction sites: mineral extraction sites (131), dump sites (132), construction sites (133).
Artificial non-agricultural vegetated areas: green urban areas (141), sports and leisure facilities (142).
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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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