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Share of country designated as terrestrial protected area and the overlap between Natura 2000 or Emerald sites and national designations

Data Visualization Created 09 Sep 2020 Published 09 Sep 2020 Last modified 10 Dec 2021
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Temporal coverage

  • CDDA: Reported April 2020
  • Natura 2000: Reported 2019
  • Emerald: Reported 2016


Reference data to obtain share of protected country area:

  • SQL database: ONAGER
  • database: ProtectedAreas
  • table: ref.REF_country_info_39_countries

Data sources

Nationally designated areas (CDDA) provided by European Environment Agency (EEA)
Natura 2000 data - the European network of protected sites provided by European Commission
Swiss Emerald network sites provided by Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)
Norwegian Emerald network sites provided by CEEweb for Biodiversity
Reference country area from EuroBoundaryMap 2020 (EBM 2020), Jan. 2020 provided by EuroGeographics

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