Table 2 Details of the top 10 CWR sites inside existing protected areas in the pragmatic implementation scenario

From: Modeling of crop wild relative species identifies areas globally for in situ conservation

Site No. Country Location No. CWR No. unique CWR added to the reserve network No. unique CWR/adaptive scenarios combinations added to the reserve network Protected areas
1 Spain Simat de la Valldigna, Benifairó de la Valldigna, Alzira, Tavernes de la Valldigna, Xeraco, Barx, Xeresa and Gandia, Valencia province 85 85 155 Montduver-Marjal de la Safor (Special Protection Area (Birds Directive), Regional); Serres del Montduver i Marxuquera (Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive), Regional); Parpallo-Borrell (Nature Place (Local Interest), National); Serra de Corbera (Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive), Regional)
2 Greece Messinia and Laconia districts in the Peloponnese 58 15 91 Oros Taygetos (Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive), Regional); Lagkada Trypis (Special Protection Area (Birds Directive), Regional)
3 China Border of Xishan, Chenggong and Kunming counties in Kunming district 42 42 78 Dianchi (Scenic area, National, IUCN VI)
4 USA Intersection of Skamania, Oregon and Hood River and Klickitat counties in Washington State 32 30 68 Wygant (State Natural Area, National, IUCN V)
5 Italy Monreale, Corleone, Godrano, Piana Degli Albanesi and Marineo in Palermo province Sicily 71 10 61 Riserva naturale orientata Bosco della Ficuzza, Rocca Busambra, Bosco del Cappelliere e Gorgo del Drago (Regional/Provincial Nature Reserve, National, IUCN IV); Rocca Busambra e Rocche di Rao (Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive), Regional)
6 Malaysia Northern Ranau district, Sabah 37 33 61 Kinabalu (National Park and ASEAN Heritage Park, National, IUCN II)
7 Austria North central Liezen district 30 6 59 Warscheneck-Gruppe (Landscape Protection Area, National, IUCN V); Ennstal von Ardning bis Pruggern (Landscape Protection Area, National, IUCN V); Ennstal zwischen Liezen und Niederstuttern (Special Protection Area (Birds Directive), Regional); Putterer See (Nature Reserve, National, IUCN IV); Schluchtwald der Gulling (Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive), Regional)
8 China, Myanmar Gongshan Derung and Nu county, China and Khawbude township, Myanmar 37 10 57 Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas (World Heritage Site, International)
9 Turkey Çamliyayla district, Mersin province 59 15 50 Cehennem Deresi Milli Parkı (National); Kadıncık Vadisi Milli Parkı (National)
10 Brazil Intersection of Minaçu and Colinas do Sul districts, Goias 24 24 46 Ava-Canoeiro (Indigenous Area, National)