Knowledge Bank: Agricultural Landscape
Mapping Swedish Fells
At SLU in Umeå, researchers are developing new techniques for automated mapping of land cover.
MOTH finds less common habitats
Every sixth years, Sweden is to report on the conservation status of the habitat types specified in the EU Habitats Directive*.
Fewer species with rising crop yields
While crop yields from European agriculture have doubled, biodiversity has declined. Half of all plant species and one-third of ground beetles and birds have disappeared from the agricultural landscape.