Threatened Mediterranean sclerophyll scrub habitats

Other Names:
Endangered habitats of sclerophyllous shrubland

Mediterranean shrublands and woodlands occur in only five parts of the world, yet host more than one-fifth of all known plant species on Earth. In the Mediterranean region, the shrublands are known locally as maquis.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST