Invasive species - Invasive plants near waterways in West and East Flanders, Belgium is a sampling event dataset published by the Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO). It contains over 2,000 occurrences of 25 invasive alien plants along navigable waterways in West and East Flanders, Belgium. The dataset is the result of an exploratory screening in 2011 for these plants by the INBO and is a first attempt to assess the problem of invasive alien species along these watercourses, in order to underpin options for control or management.
Date made available4-Apr-2019
Temporal coverage2011 - 2011
Date of data production2011
Geographical coverageWest and East Flanders


  • biodiversity policy

Taxonomic list

  • higher plants (Plantae)

Thematic list

  • Flora

Thematic List 2020

  • Invasive species
  • Data & infrastructure

Geographic list

  • West Flanders
  • East Flanders

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