Change in forest connectivity between 1990 and 2000

Figure Created 12 Nov 2009 Published 02 Sep 2010 Last modified 29 Nov 2012
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How to read the map: in eastern Spain, there was a high decrease in forest connectivity between 1990 and 2000 for forestdwelling species with 1 km average dispersal distance



Additional information

  • In the period 1990-2000, the decrease of connectivity was significant in Denmark, France, The Iberian Peninsula, Ireland and Lithuania.
  • The connectivity was stable in approximately half of Europe's territory and increasing or decreasing slightly in another 40 % (EEA, 2009).
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