Assessment of the EUNIS Forest habitat probability maps based on Article 17 - ETC/BD Technical paper N°13/2015

01 Dec 2015


This report compares two independent but related data sources: the EUNIS forest habitat probability maps (based on the vegetation plots from the European Vegetation Archive (EVA) used for environmental niche modelling and the resulting EUNIS habitat suitability maps) and habitat information collected according to the Article 17 of the Habitat Directive.

Prepared by: Sander Mücher, Henk Kramer and Stephan Hennekens (from ETC/BD partner Alterra, NL), Sophie Condé (from ETC/BD-MNHN, FR)