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Northern Europe: Island group north of United Kingdom

  • Scientific Code
  • Ecoregion Category
  • Size
    500 square miles
  • Status
  • Habitats


 Location and General Description

Biodiversity Features

Current Status

Types and Severity of Threats

Justification of Ecoregion Delineation
This ecoregion is equivalent to the DMEER (2000) unit of the same name. It consists entirely of Bohn et al.’s (2000) Atlantic dwarf shrub heaths in the Faroe Islands.

Bohn, Udo, Gisela Gollub, and Christoph Hettwer. 2000. Reduced general map of the natural vegetation of Europe. 1:10 million. Bonn-Bad Godesberg 2000. Digital Map of European Ecological Regions (DMEER), Version 2000/05

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