Conservation status of habitat types of European Union interest in heath and scrub ecosystems

Figure Created 08 Jul 2011 Published 13 Jul 2012 Last modified 29 Nov 2012
statistics by region on the left, overall statistics on the right.

European data


Additional information

• Some 60 % of the assessments of heath and scrub habitats are unfavourable.

• Overall, 26 % of the assessments are unknown, with significant differences among the regions.

• The Alpine region has the highest percentage of favourable assessments (almost 40 %).

• There are no favourable assessments for the Atlantic and Pannonian regions.

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