Long term average soil moisture and soil moisture trends, 2000-2019

Figure Created 10 Dec 2020 Published 11 Dec 2020 Last modified 29 Dec 2020
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The maps show the long term average soil mosture contents and the trends in soil moisture values, aggregated by NUTS3 regions. Lower average soil moisture values indicate areas where during the 2000-2019 period the soil moisture was constantly low. Negative trends indicate that soil moisture values show a decreasing tendency during the 2000-2019 period. Areas with lower soil moisture content together with decreasing tendency in the soil moisture are in risk of loosing their land functions of supplying ecosystem services.

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