English name: Saltworks

Description (English)

Active or recently abandoned salt-extraction evaporation basins. Habitats equivalent to subunits of A2.5, C1.5, or D6.1may develop.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code J5.12

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 89.12 Saltworks source
CORINE Land Cover 4.2.2. Salines n/a
Barcelona Convention 199812 II.1.1.2. Facies of saltworks same
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types
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