Conservation status of species of European Union interest in wetland ecosystems per group
Of assessments for plants, invertebrates, fish and amphibians linked to wetland ecosystems, more than 60 % are unfavourable.
Mammals have the highest percentage of unknown assessments (more than 40 %), followed by reptiles (close to 40 %).
Favourable assessments are less than 20 % for all species groups.
Geographical coverage: EU except Bulgaria and Romania; number of assessments in brackets.
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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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