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Table 1 Forested area of the Natura 2000 Network for countries participating in the questionnaire on “Forest Habitat Types -Natura 2000”

From: The conservation status assessment of Natura 2000 forest habitats in Europe: capabilities, potentials and challenges of national forest inventories data

Country Forest area (1000 ha) Forest SCI area (1000 ha) Ratio forest SCI area/national forest area (%) Ratio forest SCI area/European forest habitat types area (%)
Austria 3860 184 4.76 1.71
Belgium 681 102 14.92 0.95
Finland 22,218 1439 6.48 13.40
France 16,424 164 1.00 1.53
Germany 11,409 777 6.81 7.23
Hungary 2046 441 21.54 4.11
Italy 9028 1803 19.97 16.79
Portugal 3239 1 0.02 0.01
Romania 6515 144 2.22 1.34
Slovakia 1939 238 12.27 2.22
Slovenia 1247 238 19.10 2.22
Spain 18,247 1151 6.31 10.72
UK 3059 19 0.61 0.17
Total 99,913 6700   62.39
  1. Forest area from SoEF (2015). Forest habitat type area in Sites of Community Importance (SCI) from https://www.eea.europa.eu/data-and-maps/data/natura-8 (2016)