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INCA offers EU ecosystem accounts, maps and tables that allow exploring the contributions of ecosystems to people and the economy.

Ecosystem Services

Data and maps of the potential, use and demand for ecosystem services.

Ecosystem Extent

Information about the total extent or area of different ecosystem types in an accounting area.

Ecosystem Condition

Information about the state and trends of the physical, chemical and biological quality of ecosystems.

Accounting Tables

Supply use tables per ecosystem service for different years at EU level

National Data

Potential, flow and demand of ecosystem services at national level

EU supply and use tables

Eu Supply Table Description

These tables provide monetary estimates of the flow of ecosystem services from ecosystems to economic sector. The tables contain aggregated data for the EU-28.

Welcome to INCA


INCA addresses key policy objectives of the EU’s 7th Environment Action Programme and the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020.


Reports, scientific articles and technical documentation produced by the INCA project.

Data Catalogue

The data catalogue allows browsing the input and output datasets of the different ecosystem services.


Measuring what ecosystems do for us

Wed, 06/30/2021 - 14:32
Ecosystem accounts
A new report shows that EU’s ecosystems generated an annual flow of selected seven ecosystem services at the value of € 172 billion. Restoring degraded ecosystems has the potential to double nature’s contribution to the EU economy.

EU Ecosystem Assessment - Summary for policymakers released

Thu, 05/20/2021 - 08:40
EU Ecosystem Assessment Report
Today the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre is publishing a summary for policy makers of the first EU–wide ecosystem assessment. The “EU ecosystem assessment: summary for policymakers”, developed by the European Commission with the European Environment Agency, provides science-based advice...