Tag archive of biogeographical regions

GIS analysis of wetland cover by NATURA 2000 sites

Geographical Information Systems (GIS) can be used in biological conservation as decision support systems, integrating the spatially referenced CORINE land cover and using data to assess whether natural protected areas cover particular types of ecosystems and/or biogeographical diversity. This study analyzes whether the Natura 2000 sites, which are Special Protection Areas and Special Areas of Conservation declared in Romania cover the diversity

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Using spatial metrics to assess the efficacy of biodiversity conservation within the Romanian Carpathian Convention area