European plants in peril: a review of threatened plants in the European Community (1989)

UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC) (1989)

This booklet draws attention to the problems of habitat loss or degradation within the territory of the European Community and presents a selection of those plant species which are, as a consequence, under threat. It explains in uncomplicated language the nature of the different kinds of threat and gives an outline of the measures that are needed to ensure the conservation of the plant species that are at risk.