EUNIS habitat classification 2012 amended 2019 > B - Coastal habitats > B1 - Coastal dunes and sandy shores > B1.7 - Coastal dune woods > B1.73 - Coastal dunes covered with planted Pinus mugo woodland

Coastal dunes covered with planted Pinus mugo woodland

English name: Coastal dunes covered with planted dwarf mountain pine woodland

Description (English)

Very dense Pinus mugo scrubland planted for stabilization of shifting sand dunes, particularly in the Curonian Spit (SE coast of the Baltic Sea).

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code B1.73
Bern Convention Included in a Resolution 4 habitat type at a higher level (B1.7)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Pinus mugo
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Pinus mugo Conifers

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
CORINE Land Cover 3.1.2. Coniferous forest n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


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