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9 EBV datasets filtered

The modelled suitability for the EUNIS habitat types is an indication of where conditions are favourable for each habitat type based on verified sample plot data (Braun-Blanquet database) and the Maxent softwar...

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  • Europe
  • Tundra
  • Terrestrial ecosystem

Datasets present the yearly maps of the start of vegetation active period (VAP) in coniferous forests and deciduous vegetation during 2001-2019 in Finland. The start of the vegetation active period is defined a...

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  • Boreal
  • Green-up
  • Phenology
  • Vegetation
  • Start of season

Changes in bird diversity at 1-degree resolution caused by land use, estimated by the cSAR model for 1900-2015 using LUH2.0 historical reconstruction of land-use.

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  • BirdsLUH 2.0 projections
  • land-use

Changes in average local terrestrial diversity for each grid cell caused by land-use, land-use intensity, and human population density, estimated by the PREDICTS model (Purvis et al., 2018). It reports the numb...

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Mean percentage of global tree canopy cover in the year 2000, defined as canopy closure for all vegetation taller than 5m in height.

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  • Forest cover
  • Mean percentage

Global habitat availability for 5,090 mammals in 5 year intervals (subset from 2015 to 2055).

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  • Mammals
  • Habitats
  • Global
  • Land cover

Global data cube on the yearly extent of ecosystems following the habitat classification scheme of the IUCN Red List, used in the assessment of over 100,000 species. This data cube is composed by 65 ecosystem t...

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  • Ecosystem extent
  • Time-series
  • Global
  • IUCN Red List

Forest loss during the period 2000–2018, defined as a stand-replacement disturbance, or a change from a forest to non-forest state. Data in this layer were generated using multi-spectral satellite imagery fro...

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  • Forest loss
  • Google
  • Global

We use an existing spatially contiguous, global remote-sensing data product (i.e. the 27-year annual ESA CCI land cover maps which can be categorized as an EBV ‘Ecosystem Distribution’) to derive an annual ...

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  • ESA
  • Land cover
  • grid cell
  • time-series