This section contains a series of pages each bringing together different sources of information and data on the different natural resources. The different types of information available are explained and their policy background is reviewed. Within each natural resource page, links are provided to the different data sources, as not all relevant data is currently available in the Eurostat database. These links may be to the websites of primary data producers, or to other published sources.

The natural resources pages are as follows:

This does not however prescribe any particular classification of natural resource and recognizes that some aspects of a natural resource may be categorized in multiple ways, as evidenced by instances where there are cross-references between the sections. For more discussion of natural resources and their classification, see the natural resource concepts page.