Threatened broad-leaved deciduous woodland habitats

Other Names:
Endangered habitats of open deciduous broad-leaved woodlands

Broadleaved forests have been largely cleared to make way for agriculture and for use as timber.


In China intensive agriculture has caused much of this region to be cleared of natural vegetation for at least 4,000 years.

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