Adriatic Sea & Central Mediterranean Mixed Forests (PA19) | One Earth

Adriatic Sea & Central Mediterranean Mixed Forests bioregion

The bioregion’s land area is provided in units of 1,000 hectares. The protection goal is the combined Global Safety Net (GSN1) areas for the component ecoregions. The protection level indicates the percentage of the GSN goal that is currently protected on a scale of 0-10. N/A means data is not available at this time.

  • 26,105
    Total Land Area (1000 ha)
  • 6
    Number of Ecoregions
  • 27%
    Protection Target
  • 9
    Protection Level

The Adriatic Sea & Central Mediterranean Mixed Forests bioregion is located in the Western Eurasia realm (western Palearctic) and contains six ecoregions – Apennine Deciduous Montane Forests (644), Corsican Montane Broadleaf and Mixed Forests (788), Illyrian Deciduous Forests (794), Italian Sclerophyllous and Semi-Deciduous Forests (795), South Apennine Mixed Montane Forests (802), Tyrrhenian-Adriatic Sclerophyllous and Mixed Forests (806) – totaling approximately 26 million hectares of land area.

The Adriatic Sea & Central Mediterranean Mixed Forests bioregion is part of the Mediterranean subrealm and is made up of six ecoregions: (1) Corsican Montane Broadleaf and Mixed Forests (2) Tyrrhenian-Adriatic Sclerophyllous and Mixed Forests (3) Italian Sclerophyllous and Semi-Deciduous Forests (4) Apennine Deciduous Montane Forests (5) South Apennine Mixed Montane Forests (6) Illyrian Deciduous Forests.

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