This report examined changes in our natural environment from 1996 to 2006. It outlined key successes and identified future challenges. Key findings:
decline of species is slowing
loss of biodiversity to development has been reduced
freshwater and wetland habitats are in poor condition
Hampshire's coast is under increasing pressure from sea-level rise
many grasslands and woodlands are not being managed to conserve their biodiversity
effects of climate change on Hampshire's biodiversity is uncertain
Compiled by the Hampshire Biodiversity Information Centre on behalf of the Hampshire Biodiversity Partnership.