The indicators in the Environmental Data Compendium are updated regularly. Below is the list of the last updated indicators. Using this page, you can easily see which indicators were updated since your last visit.

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  1. Angling in the Netherlands, 1990-2020

    Indicator | 20 September 2022

    In 2020 almost 700,000 active anglers were members of an angling club in the Netherlands and holders of the national fishing permit. The Covid-19 restrictions led to a significant… more

  2. Red List Indicator, 1995- 2021

    Indicator | 22 June 2022

    Since 1995 the number of endangered species increased slightly. However, a noticeable reduction in levels of threat was identified. … more

  3. Farmland bird indicator, 1915-2020

    Indicator | 28 March 2022

    Changes in agricultural practices have caused a significant decline in breeding birds typical of agricultural areas in the Netherlands, starting from the early 20th century. … more

  4. Trend fauna- all species monitored- Living Planet Index Netherlands, 1990-2020

    Indicator | 28 March 2022

    The Living Planet Index of the Netherlands has increased with 5.1% since 1990. The trend has decreased over the past twelve years. … more

  5. Ecosystem goods and services in the Netherlands, 2020

    Indicator | 17 January 2022

    Dutch society uses a variety of goods and services provided by ecosystems. Although Dutch ecosystems make a valuable contribution to meeting the need for the sustainable provision… more

  6. Habitat defragmentation measures for infrastructure, 2018

    Indicator | 11 November 2021

    At the end of 2018, of the 176 ecological barriers identified and selected in the Multiyear Habitat Defragmentation Programme, 126 had been removed and 40 partly removed by taking… more

  7. Landscape openness, 2017

    Indicator | 10 November 2021

    Despite the trend towards uniformity in the Dutch landscape, extremes in the degree of landscape openness can still be found. The most open areas are the large water bodies, the… more

  8. Spatial conditions of the national ecological network, 2019

    Indicator | 10 November 2021

    The increase in the area of new nature since 1990 has improved the size and connectivity (spatial conditions) of terrestrial ecosystems in the Netherlands. However, a considerable… more

  9. Nature and Landscape Index

    Indicator | 10 November 2021

    The Nature and Landscape Index (Index NL) indicates the presence and locations of management types of natural and semi-natural areas in the Netherlands and is the basis for the… more

  10. Ecosystem quality (area) 1994-2017

    Indicator | 10 November 2021

    An indicator of the quality of ecosystems is the presence of qualifying species in protected natural areas. Almost 40% of the area of terrestrial ecosystems has a moderately high… more



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