Freshwater ecosystems in Europe are rich in biodiversity but at risk. They provide essential ecosystem services to humans, such as cleaning water, preventing floods, producing food, providing energy and regulating freshwater resources...
EEA (European Environment Agency)
Published: 17 Mar 2010
This message is the 3rd in a series of '10 messages for 2010'. Each
message provides a short assessment focusing on a specific ecosystem or
issue related to biodiversity in Europe. The remaining messages will be
published at various intervals throughout 2010. More detailed information on the published and upcoming messages.