Conservation status of species of European Union interest in heath and scrub ecosystems
• Forty-seven per cent of the conservation status assessments of heath and scrub species are unfavourable.
• Some 40 % of the assessments are unknown.
• The Boreal and Macaronesian regions have the highest percentage of favourable assessments with 25 % and nearly 40 % respectively.
• The Mediterranean region has more than 60 % of unknown assessments.
For references, please go to www.eea.europa.eu/soer or scan the QR code.
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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