Guidance for analysis of sensitivity to pressures of water dependent habitats & species listed in the Habitats and Birds Directives (Milestone) - ETC/BD Working paper N°B/2016

01 Dec 2016


In support of work on streamlining reporting under the Nature Directives, the water and marine related Directives, this working paper proposes an analysis of sensitivity to various pressures of ‘water-dependent‘ habitats and species listed respectively in Annexes I and II of the Habitats Directive and I of the Birds Directive.

Prepared by: Andreas Graf and Ulf Stein (from ETC/BD partner Ecologic Institute, DE) and Sophie Condé (from ETC/BD-MNHN, FR)