Mapping services

Forest Map of Europe

The Forest Map of Europe shows the proportion of total forest cover as well as coniferous and broadleaved forest cover from total land area at a resolution of 1 km x 1 km. A project description and methodological information can be accessed  here. High resolution images and GIS files of the forest maps can be downloaded after a simple registration. Follow this link to register.

Tree species maps for European forests

In cooperation with EFI, Alterra / Wageningen University and Research Centre has released a set of 1x1 km tree species maps showing the distribution of 20 tree species over Europe. For more information on the mapping method and access to the data click here.

Wood production maps for European forests

The wood production maps for Europe show the volume of wood production in European forests for the years 2000-2010 at a resolution of 1 km x 1 km. For more information on the mapping method and access to the data click here .