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Title: The potential of Polish forests to provide ecosystem services : text

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Geographia Polonica Vol. 97 No. 1 (2024)

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IGiPZ PAN

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Warszawa

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Abstract:

Polish forests differ in their potential to provide ecosystem services (ES), but it is unclear how and to what extent. We assessed the potential of 35 forest habitat types to provide 17 key ES and showed that the montane mesic broadleaved forest has a high potential to provide the largest number of key forest services (14 out of 17), which gives it the status of a multi-service hotspot. The highest overall potential was found in the forests of mountain regions, slightly lower in the postglacial northern regions, and the lowest in the central lowland regions.

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Geographia Polonica

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97

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1

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65

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90

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oai:rcin.org.pl:240971 ; 0016-7282 (print) ; 2300-7362 (online) ; 10.7163/GPol.0269

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