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Figure File Awareness of the Natura 2000 Network
How to read the graph: In 2007, 80% of EU citizens have never heard of the Natura 2000 network.
Located in Data and maps Maps and graphs Awareness of the Natura 2000 Network
Figure File Familiarity with the term ‘biodiversity’
How to read the graph: In 2013, 30% of EU citizens have heard of biodiversity but didn’t know what it is.
Located in Data and maps Maps and graphs Familiarity with the term biodiversity
GIS Map Application European protected sites
The map shows an overview of protected sites in Europe, including Natura 2000 sites and nationally designated areas (CDDA). Natura 2000 is the key instrument to protect biodiversity in the European Union. It is an ecological network of protected areas, set up to ensure the survival of Europe's most valuable species and habitats. Nationally designated areas is a European inventory of protected areas designated by the national authorities.
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Highlight Explore nature across Europe on Biodiversity Day
The European Environment Agency (EEA) has upgraded EUNIS, the only web portal comprehensively linking protected sites, species and habitat types, to coincide with International Day for Biological Diversity, 22 May.
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Highlight Ten things everyone should know about Europe's productive seas
A recent assessment by the European Environment Agency (EEA) showed that European seas are in a worrying state. As policy makers meet to discuss the marine environment that sustains maritime development, the EEA summarises ten important facts about the ecosystems beneath the waves.
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Press Release The squeeze on Europe's coastline continues
Europe's coastal regions are increasingly vital for its economy, yet their natural assets on which it depends continue to degrade. This is according to a new report from the European Environment Agency, which calls for better information, planning and management decisions to balance multiple demands on the coastal environment.
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Data Table Contextual information to help appropriate use of the Art. 17 descriptive database and the GIS datasets
Located in Data and maps Datasets Conservation status of habitat types and species (Article 17, Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC)
Figure Average concentrations of nutrients in European groundwaters and surface waters (1992-2011) Fig. 1a: Nitrate in groundwater; Fig. 1b Nitrate in rivers; Fig. 1c Orthophosphate in rivers; and Fig. 1d: Total phosphorus in lakes
The data series are calculated as the average of annual mean concentrations for groundwater bodies/river stations/lake stations in Europe. Only complete series after inter/extrapolation are included (see indicator specification).
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European projects
Biodiversity monitoring schemes that use citizen science are common in Europe and increasing in number. There are many different monitoring schemes in place in European countries involving individual or networks of volunteers in contribution to biodiversity observation schemes.
Located in Environmental topics Biodiversity Biodiversity monitoring through citizen science
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