Conservation status of habitat types of European Union interest in heath and scrub ecosystems

Figure Created 08 Jul 2011 Published 13 Jul 2012 Last modified 29 Nov 2012, 11:34 AM
statistics by region on the left, overall statistics on the right.

European data


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• Some 60 % of the assessments of heath and scrub habitats are unfavourable.

• Overall, 26 % of the assessments are unknown, with significant differences among the regions.

• The Alpine region has the highest percentage of favourable assessments (almost 40 %).

• There are no favourable assessments for the Atlantic and Pannonian regions.

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