Publications and Resources

Regional Assessments





European Freshwater Fish Red List

European Red List of Threatened Fishes

The full report can be downloaded by clicking on the image to the left, or a 'turn-page' PDF version can be viewed online here.


European Red List of Non-marine Molluscs (2011)

About 2,000 mollusc species (all freshwater mollusc species and terrestrial mollusc species from selected families) native to Europe are included. Download the report HERE

Handbook of European Fishes

Handbook of European Freshwater Fishes

Maurice Kottelat and Jörg Freyhof, 2007; Publisher: Publications Kottelat.

ISBN 978-2-8399-0298-4

Produced with assistance from Kevin Smith, Freshwater Biodiversity Unit, in undertaking conservation assessments and the production of maps.




The Status and Distribution of Dragonflies of the Mediterranean Basin

This report contains a review of the conservation status of 165 Mediterranean species of dragonflies occurring in the Mediterranean basin, according to the IUCN regional Red Listing criteria. It identifies species that are threatened with  extinction  at  regional  level  so  that  appropriate conservation action can be taken to improve their status. Download the report HERE.

Other resources and publications


New version

An Integrated Wetland Assessment Toolkit: a guide to good practice(16MB PDF)

(If you have difficulty downloading this large file, the individual chapters are available for download here)