Spread of artificial and agricultural surfaces into previously core natural or semi-natural landscapes
Data from Corine Land Cover (CLC) for years 1990 and 2000, hence with same geographical coverage and class definition as CLC. Landscape mosaic index adapted from Riitters et al. (2009).
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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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