Agricultural constructions

English name: Agricultural constructions

Description (English)

Structures dispersed within the rural or natural environment established for the purpose of agricultural activities, permanent or temporary residences, small-scale commercial, artisanal or industrial activities, recreation, research, environmental protection. They include isolated greenhouses, animal shelters, harvest-drying structures, sheds and huts, field and pasture enclosures. Excludes high concentrations of buildings on sites greater than 1 ha (J1.4).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code J2.4

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Not available

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 86.5 Rural scattered constructions same
CORINE Land Cover 2.1.1. Non-irrigated arable land n/a
Phase 1 habitat classification (UK) 1993 J36 Built-up areas: buildings wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 9.2 B√Ętiment wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 J2.4 Agricultural constructions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 J2.4 Agricultural constructions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 J2.4 Agricultural constructions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 J2.4 Agricultural constructions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 J2.4 Agricultural constructions same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 J2.3 Greenhouses, agricultural buildings and constructed field boundaries same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 86.5 Greenhouses and agricultural constructions same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 86.5 Greenhouses and agricultural constructions same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 86.5   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 86.5   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 86.5   same
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