Biodiversity - Environment


Eurostat uses biodiversity data collected by other organisations, analyses them and prepares them for:

  • its sustainable development indicators
  • resource efficiency indicators
  • the European Commission's agri-environmental indicators.

The data in Eurostat's database cover the following topics:

  • protected areas under the Birds and Habitats Directive, using data collected by the European Environment Agency
  • common bird indicators, including common farmland birds, common forest birds and all common birds, using data collected and processed by the European Bird Census Council and national BirdLife organisations.

Access to the data via ready made tables (Main tables)

Access to more detailed data (database)