Potential distribution of the most common woody plants in Swiss forests

Where do ecologically valuable or rare tree species, such as oaks or yews, grow? Where do bilberries (which are good capercaillie habitats) flourish? The Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL) has developed the first high-resolution online maps that can provide detailed answers to such questions for 56 woody species found in Swiss forests.

Last modification 22.12.2023

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