Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches

English name: Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches

Description (English)

Humid intensive pastures, often scored with drainage ditches, and capable of harbouring breeding waders or wintering waterfowl, in particular, geese.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E2.62

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 81.2 Humid improved grasslands source
CORINE Land Cover 2.3.1. Pastures n/a
Ramsar Wetland Types 4 Seasonally flooded agricultural land wider
Milieux Naturels de Suisse 1998 4.0.1 Prairie temporaire sur terre assolée wider
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E2.62 Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E2.62 Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200202 E2.62 Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 E2.62 Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199811 E2.72 Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199712 E3.72 Wet agriculturally-improved grassland, often with drainage ditches same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 81.2 Humid improved grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1997 81.2 Humid improved grasslands same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1996 81.2   same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 1993 81.2   same
CORINE Biotopes Classification 1991 81.2   same
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