The Commission has approved member states' proposals to recognise nine more regions as "Sites of Community Importance". 235 sites of invaluable natural expanse have been added to the Natura 2000 network.

20 member states chose to increase the number of “Sites of Community Importance". The Commission approved this upgrade and now 235 more sites have been added to the Natura 2000 network. The recent additions cover all nine of the network's bio-geographical regi...


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