Conservation status of species 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

• Forty-seven per cent of the conservation status assessments of heath and scrub species are unfavourable.

• Some 40 % of the assessments are unknown.

• The Boreal and Macaronesian regions have the highest percentage of favourable assessments with 25 % and nearly 40 % respectively.

• The Mediterranean region has more than 60 % of unknown assessments.

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