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
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.

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