Environmental monitoring program area: Mountains The aim for the program area Mountains is to monitor the terrestrial ecosystems in mountain areas. svenska Share Contact Listen The program area mainly focuses on three national environmental quality objectives: A Magnificent Mountain Landscape A Non-toxic Environment Reduced Climate Impact The subprogram NILS, which is co-funded by the Mountain program area, delivers data to for example the EU Habitats Directive. Subprograms Links go to Swedish descriptions of the subprograms. Monitoring of toxic pollutants in mountains Monitoring of small mammals in mountains Monitoring of mountain areas through the NILS-program Reference group Reference groups are used to cooperate and exchange information with other stakeholders in the monitoring area, often relevant governmental agencies, municipalities and County Administrative Boards. There is currently no reference group for this program area. Revisions The latest program revision was done in 1999, as a part of a total revision for the environmental monitoring program. The subprograms for small mammals and toxic pollutants where evaluated in connection to a revision of toxic substance monitoring in 2006.