Conservation status of species of European Union interest in forest ecosystems in EU-25

Figure Created 08 Nov 2010 Published 08 Nov 2010 Last modified 23 Jan 2015
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Conservation status of species per biogeographical area in forest ecosystems. Statistics by region on the left, overall statistics on the right.



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  • Only 15 % of the assessments of forest species are favourable.
  • Some 52 % of the assessments of forest species are unfavourable.
  • Thirty-three percent of the assessments are unknown.
  • The percentage of unknown assessments differs significantly among the different biogrographical regions.
  • The Macaronesian and Boreal regions have the highest percentage of favourable assessments (respectively 30 % and more than 40 %).

Geographical coverage:EU except Bulgaria and Romania; number of assessments in brackets.