Illustration of fragmentation geometry FG-B2 using an example from Switzerland and adjacent countries

Figure Created 23 Sep 2011 Published 23 Sep 2011 Last modified 29 Nov 2012, 11:35 AM
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The barriers are shown in black (built-up areas, roads, railways), and the colours indicate the sizes of the remaining patches in the landscape. Lake Constance and Lake Geneva are visible at the top and on the left of the map, respectively. In FG-B2, the lakes and mountains were considered as barriers, but were not included in the reporting units.



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