Report on a possible implementation of a Community Specialisation Index at European level: an indicator of biodiversity state and ecosystem integrity - ETC/BD Working paper N°A/2010

01 Dec 2010

Iulian Petchesi

The document presents a brief report of concepts and methods, further analyses on the feasibility of CSI approach and its sensitivity to different pressures (land uses changes), both accounting for variations across space and over time, highlighting its interest as an indicator of Biodiversity health at European scale.

Prepared by: Isabelle Le Viol and Sophie Condé (from ETC/BD-MNHN, FR)