Ecosystem types of Europe

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Last Updated November 10, 2017, 10:47 (UTC)
Created November 10, 2017, 10:46 (UTC)
Language Eng
Title in original language Ecosystem types of Europe
Original language English
Abstract The dataset combines the Corine based MAES ecosystem classes with the non-spatial EUNIS habitat classification for a better biological characterization of ecosystems across Europe. As such it represents probabilities of EUNIS habitat presence for each MAES ecosystem type.
Resource type Spatial dataset
Spatial representation type grid
License CC-BY-4.0
Classification Geoscientific information
Publication date 2015-09-01
Last revision date 2015-09-01
Free keywords eu 2020 biodiversity strategy; target 2; land cover; ecosystem; eunis; habitat; classification eunis; maes; habitats ; bise
Responsible party European Environmental Agency - ETC/SIA
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Related publications EEA (2016) Mapping and assessing the condition of Europe's ecosystems: progress and challenges. EEA report, n.3/2016. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union. doi:10.2800/417530
Projections ETRS89 - ETRS-LAEA -- EPSG-3035