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Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat

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Resolución Nº 157 - Reglamenta el uso sostenible, conservación y manejo de los humedales.

Legislation | Colombia | 2004

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Protection of habitats, Wetlands, Coastal zone management, Management/conservation, Zoning, Protected area, Marine protected areas

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 1.152 - Crea el Comité Nacional Ramsar.

Legislation | Ecuador | 2003

Keyword: Inland waters, Wetlands, Protection of habitats, International agreement-implementation, Institution, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 27.799/MINAE - Crea la Comisión Nacional Ramsar.

Legislation | Costa Rica | 1999 | Repealed

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Institution, Birds, Wetlands, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret nº2006-590/PRES/PM/MAHRH/MECV/MRA portant protection des écosystèmes aquatiques.

Legislation | Burkina Faso | 2006

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Public water, Basin/catchment/watershed, Ecosystem preservation, Wetlands, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation No. 683 proclaiming the wetland complex of Shkodra Lake and Buna river as a specially protected natural zone and its inclusion in the list of the internationally important wetlands.

Legislation | Albania | 2005

Keyword: Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Wetlands, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Environment Conservation Act, 2004.

Legislation | Korea, Republic of | 2004 (2016)

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Access-to-information, Registration, Offences/penalties, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Biodiversity, International agreement-implementation, Endangered species, Ex-situ conservation, Management/conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environmental Sensitive Species Rules, 2001 (Cap. 35:05).

Legislation | Trinidad and Tobago | 2001 (2009)

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Management/conservation, International agreement-implementation, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret n° 562/PR/PM/MEE/2002 portant désignation de la Partie Tchadienne de la plaine d’inondation du Logone et les dépressions Toupouri sur la Liste des zones humides d’importance internationale ou Liste Ramsar.

Legislation | Chad | 2002

Keyword: Wetlands, Protected area, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret n° 560/PR/PM/MEE/2002 portant désignation de la Partie Tchadienne du Lac-Tchad sur la Liste des zones humides d’importance internationale ou liste Ramsar.

Legislation | Chad | 2002

Keyword: Wetlands, Protected area, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 36.427/MINAET - Crea el Programa Nacional de Humedales.

Legislation | Costa Rica | 2011

Keyword: Inland waters, Ecosystem preservation, International agreement-implementation, Institution, Protected area, Wetlands, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 981 - Sobretasa ambiental sobre los peajes de las vías próximas o situadas en Áreas de Conservación y Protección Municipal, sitios Ramsar o Humedales de Importancia Internacional.

Legislation | Colombia | 2005

Keyword: Protected area, Protection of habitats, National parks, Transport/storage, Authorization/permit, Tax/levy, EIA, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 93/013 - Desígnase al MVOTMA, a través de la Dirección Nacional de Medio Ambiente, autoridad nacional competente a los efectos de la aplicación del Convenio relativo a las Zonas Húmedas de Importancia Internacional especialmente como hábitats de la fauna ornitológica.

Legislation | Uruguay | 2013

Keyword: Inland waters, Wetlands, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wetlands Management (RAMSAR Sites) Regulations, 1999 ((L.I. 1659).

Legislation | Ghana | 1999

Keyword: Inland waters, Ecosystem preservation, Wetlands, International agreement-text, Protected area, Protection of habitats, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Decree No. 567 validating the Regulation on the modalities of classification of waterbodies as international and national wetlands.

Legislation | Kazakhstan | 2010

Keyword: Inland waters, Wetlands, International agreement-implementation, Classification/declassification, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

An Act respecting compensation measures for the carrying out of projects affecting wetlands or bodies of water (RSQ, c M-11.4).

Legislation | Canada | 2012 (2016)

Keyword: Wetlands, Liability/compensation, Surface water, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Legislative Decree No. 191 ratifying the Convention on wetlands of international importance especially as waterfowl habitat.

Legislation | Greece | 1974

Keyword: Wetlands, International agreement-text, International agreement-implementation, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 1994/5434 of the Council of Ministers on ratifying the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat as amended by the Paris Protocol of 3 December 1982.

Legislation | Turkey | 1994

Keyword: Birds, Wetlands, Wild fauna, Wild flora, International agreement-implementation, Management/conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regional Act No. 30 on the conservation and improvement of regional natural resources, and amending Regional Acts No. 24/1994, 65/1997, 24/2000 and 10/2010.

Legislation | Italy | 2015

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Biodiversity, Wetlands, Protected area, Waste management, Waste prevention, Framework law, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 39.411/MINAE/MAG - Reglamento para el aprovechamiento racional de los recursos acuáticos aprobados en los Planes Generales de Manejo de los Humedales.

Legislation | Costa Rica | 2015

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Aquatic animals, Wetlands, Aquaculture, Molluscs, Non-governmental entity, Protection of habitats, Management/conservation, Zoning, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forests Act, 2015 (Act No. 4 of 2015).

Legislation | Zambia | 2015

Keyword: Soil conservation/soil improvement, Gender and natural resources, Governance, Desertification, International agreement-implementation, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Climate change, Basic legislation, Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, Ecosystem preservation, Timber extraction/logging, Protected area, Protection forest, Afforestation/reforestation, Public forest, Marking/identification, Institution, Special fund, Classification/declassification, Authorization/permit, Community management, Private forest, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Basin/catchment/watershed, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Biodiversity, Protection of species, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Resolución Nº 301 - Crea el Comité Nacional de Humedales (CNH).

Legislation | Colombia | 2010

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Institution, Wetlands, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Supremo Nº 004-2015-MINAM ─ Estrategia Nacional de Humedales.

Legislation | Peru | 2015

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Wetlands, Inland waters, Protected area, Policy/planning, Institution, Zoning, Standards, Special fund, Research, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Community management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

National Conservation Law, 2013 (No. 24 of 2013).

Legislation | Cayman Islands (UK) | 2013

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Inland waters, Freshwater resources management, Wetlands, Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Institution, Policy/planning, Protected area, Contract/agreement, Climate change, Endangered species, Coastal zone management, Protection of habitats, Special fund, International agreement-implementation, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 339/13 - Crea el Comité Nacional RAMSAR.

Legislation | Dominican Republic | 2013

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Institution, Endangered species, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Ecosystem preservation, Management/conservation, EIA, Access right, Zoning, Inspection, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Flathead Watershed Area Conservation Act ([SBC 2011] Chapter 20).

Legislation | Canada | 2011

Keyword: Minerals, Mining, Protected area, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law No.13 of 2006 approving the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat.

Legislation | Yemen | 2006

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, International agreement-text, Wetlands, Data collection/reporting, Wild fauna, Birds, Management/conservation, National parks, Wild flora

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Presidential Decree No. 1396 on additional measures regarding the implementation of international convention and agreements in the field of environmental protection.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2006

Keyword: Environmental standards, International agreement-implementation, Policy/planning, Capacity building, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 40244-MINAE-PLAN ─ Oficializa la Política Nacional de Humedales 2017-2030.

Legislation | Costa Rica | 2017

Keyword: Inland waters, Ecosystem preservation, Policy/planning, International agreement-implementation, Institution, Protected area, Wetlands, Protection of habitats, Community management, Indigenous peoples, Climate change, Poverty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 23.919 - Apruébase una Convención Relativa a los Humedales de Importancia Internacional especialmente como Hábitat de Aves Acuáticas, firmada en Ramsar.

Legislation | Argentina | 1991

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Biodiversity, Protected area, Wetlands, Protection of habitats, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Decree No. 569 validating the Regulation on priorities for conservation of wetlands.

Legislation | Kyrgyzstan | 2013

Keyword: Inland waters, Ecosystem preservation, International agreement-implementation, Wild fauna, Management/conservation, Wetlands, Protected area, Research, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté n°05-2252 MEA-SG du 28 sept. 2005 portant création de la Cellule de Coordination du Projet de Plan d’Action National de Gestion des Zones Humides (PAZU).

Legislation | Mali | 2005

Keyword: Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds, Wetlands, Institution, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Resolución Nº 248-2015-MINAM ─ Lineamientos para la Designación de sitios Ramsar (o Humedales de Importancia Internacional) en el Perú.

Legislation | Peru | 2015

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Wetlands, Inland waters, Protected area, Policy/planning, Institution, Zoning, Standards, Special fund, Research, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Indigenous peoples, Community management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 771 – Promulga la Convención sobre Zonas Húmedas de Importancia Internacional Especialmente como Hábitat de las Aves Acuáticas, suscrito en Irán el 2 de febrero de 1971.

Legislation | Chile | 1971

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Protection of habitats, Wetlands, Ecosystem preservation, Biodiversity, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law No. 911-IQ on approval of the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat on 2 February 1971, Protocol to amend the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat on 3 December 1982 and the Amendment of the Convention on wetlands of international importance especially as waterfowl habitat by the Conference of the Contracting Parties on 28 May 1987.

Legislation | Azerbaijan | 2000

Keyword: Wetlands, Protection of habitats, Protection of species, International agreement-implementation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 12 on internationally designated wetland protection.

Legislation | Greenland (Denmark) | 2016

Keyword: Protection of habitats, Wetlands, Protected area, Protection of environment, Birds, Management/conservation, Ecosystem preservation, International agreement-implementation, Wild fauna

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Zambia Wildlife Act, 2015 (No. 14 of 2015).

Legislation | Zambia | 2015

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, EIA, Land tenure, Expropriation, Mining, Sustainable development, Wetlands, Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Protected area, National parks, Endangered species, Community management, Wild flora, Institution, Special fund, Public participation, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Hunting authorization/permit, International trade, Hunting authorization/permit fee, Wildlife products, Dangerous animal/harmful animal, Reptiles, International agreement-implementation, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on Protection, Rehabilitation and Management of the Wetlands of the Country.

Legislation | Iran, Islamic Republic of | 2015

Keyword: Wetlands, Ecosystem preservation, Inland waters, Public water, Sustainable development, Water conservation zone, Basic legislation, International agreement-text, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté du Gouvernement flamand relatif au subventionnement du boisement de terres agricoles en exécution du Règlement (CEE) 2080/92 du Conseil du 30 juin 1992 instituant un régime communautaire d'aides aux mesures forestières en agriculture.

Legislation | Belgium | 1994

Keyword: Agricultural land, Afforestation/reforestation, Forest species, Subsidy/incentive, Zoning, Forest service/forest officers, Protected area, Wetlands, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi n°45/AN/04/5ème L portant création des Aires Protégées Terrestres et Marines,

Legislation | Djibouti | 2004

Keyword: Biodiversity, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Marine protected areas, Protection forest, International agreement-implementation, Community management, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 36 - Período de veda de conservación en el humedal de la desembocadura del río Reloca y áreas adyacentes.

Legislation | Chile | 1999

Keyword: Protected area, Hunting/capture, Seasons, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 313 - Prohibe por 10 años la caza o captura de anfibios, reptiles, aves y mamiferos silvestres en sectores que indica.

Legislation | Chile | 1999

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Keeping of live animals, Seasons, Animal welfare, Reptiles, Birds, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 285/011 - Incorpórase el área natural protegida denominada “Cerro Verde” al Sistema Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas, disponiéndose diversas medidas de protección.

Legislation | Uruguay | 2011

Keyword: Protected area, Protection of habitats, Management/conservation, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 20.283 – Ley sobre recuperación del bosque nativo y fomento forestal.

Legislation | Chile | 2008

Keyword: Basic legislation, Forest management/forest conservation, Afforestation/reforestation, Policy/planning, Special fund, Smallholders/peasants, Indigenous peoples, Community management, Wetlands, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 9.814 - Ordenamiento territorial de bosques nativos de la Provincia de Córdoba.

Legislation | Argentina | 2010

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Afforestation/reforestation, Land clearing, Biodiversity, Private forest, Public forest, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 2.715/05 – Declara Area Silvestre Protegida al Banco San Miguel y la Bahía de Asunción.

Legislation | Paraguay | 2005

Keyword: Pollution control, Bank, Protected area, Inland waters, Ecosystem preservation, National parks, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret n° 2011-0236/PR/MHUE portant création de deux aires protégées terrestres.

Legislation | Djibouti | 2011

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Protected area, Alien species, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 337/009 - Apruébase la selección y delimitación del área natural protegida denominada "Cabo Polonio" en la forma, con las pautas de manejo y condiciones generales de uso que se determinan.

Legislation | Uruguay | 2009

Keyword: Protected area, Wetlands, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 309-2004: Sistema de Areas Naturales Protegidas de la Provincia de San Luis.

Legislation | Argentina | 2003

Keyword: Protected area, Management/conservation, Ecosystem preservation, Policy/planning, Classification/declassification, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté du 3 juin 2011 portant identification des catégories d'aires marines protégées entrant dans le champ de compétence de l'Agence des aires marines protégées.

Legislation | France | 2011

Keyword: Institution, Marine area, Management/conservation, International agreement-implementation, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 34 - Declara área marina y costera protegida para fines que indica el sector denominado "Fiordo Comau", X Región de Los Lagos.

Legislation | Chile | 2010

Keyword: Marine area, Marine protected areas, Coastal zone management, Protected area, Biodiversity, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi n°2006-003 du 20 juin 2006 autorisant la ratification de l'Accord sur la Conservation des oiseaux d'eau migrateurs d'Afrique-Eurasie (AEWA).

Legislation | Madagascar | 2006

Keyword: Wild fauna, Birds, International agreement-implementation, Protection of species, Management/conservation, Migratory species, Wild flora, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté nº 001/CAB/MIN/ECN-T/27/JEB/10 du 8 janvier 2011 portant création d'une réserve naturelle dénommée Réserve Naturelle du Triangle de la Ngiri.

Legislation | Congo, Dem. Rep. of | 2011

Keyword: Biosphere reserves, Protected area, Basin/catchment/watershed, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Biodiversity, Protection of species, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi visant la protection du milieu marin dans les espaces marins sous jurisdiction de la Belgique.

Legislation | Belgium | 1999 (2007)

Keyword: Marine pollution, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Navigation, Authorization/permit, EIA, Marine area, Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Biodiversity, Protection of species, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté nº 6601/2002 fixant les missions et les structures des services centraux et des services déconcentrés du ministère des eaux et forêts ainsi que le tableau des emplois y afférents.

Legislation | Madagascar | 2002

Keyword: Institution, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté nº 2001-041/MEE/CAB portant modification, attributions et fonctionnement des Unités de Conservation de la Faune au Burkina Faso.

Legislation | Burkina Faso | 2001

Keyword: Protected area, Management/conservation, Institution, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret du 21 octobre 1997 concernant la conservation de la nature et le milieu naturel.

Legislation | Belgium | 1997 (2011)

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Inland waters, Sustainable development, Basic legislation, Management/conservation, Wild flora, Protected area, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Institution, Inspection, Education, Wetlands, Offences/penalties, Community management, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi n° 2015-005 du 26 février 2015 portant refonte du Code de Gestion des Aires Protégées.

Legislation | Madagascar | 2015

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Genetic resources, Research, Sustainable development, Tourism, Access and benefit sharing, Management/conservation, Marine area, Marine protected areas, Community management, Basic legislation, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi n° 2016-1087 du 8 août 2016 pour la reconquête de la biodiversité, de la nature et des paysages.

Legislation | France | 2016

Keyword: Agricultural development, Biodiversity, Environmental planning, Pollution control, EIA, Fishery management and conservation, Forest management/forest conservation, Ecosystem preservation, Land-use planning, Policy/planning, Governance, Sustainable development, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Wildlife products, Sustainable use, Institution, Local government, Genetic resources, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Access and benefit sharing, Climate change, Coastal zone management, Marine protected areas, Basic legislation, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté du Gouvernement flamand relatif au processus intégré de planification pour les plans d'exécution spatiale, la rédaction de rapports d'incidences des plans sur l'environnement, de rapports de sécurité spatiale ainsi que d'autres évaluations des incidences.

Legislation | Belgium | 2017

Keyword: Pollution control, Risk assessment/management, Institution, Environmental planning, Wetlands, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret D/2013/037/PRG/SGG du 20 février 2013, portant création de la réserve naturelle gérée de Tristao.

Legislation | Guinea | 2013

Keyword: Management/conservation, Community management, Environmental planning, Marine protected areas, Protected area, Use restrictions, Tourism, Hunting/capture, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret D/2013/038/PRG/SGG du 20 février 2013, portant création de la réserve naturelle intégrale d'alcatraz.

Legislation | Guinea | 2013

Keyword: Marine protected areas, Biodiversity, Protected area, Management/conservation, Community management, Use restrictions, Tourism, Hunting/capture, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Sustainable development, Research, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté interministériel n°06-3173 MEA-MEP-MAT-MEN-MATCL-MA-MMEE-MSIP-SG du 29 décembre 2006 portant création, organisation et modalités de fonctionnement du Comité National Ramsar.

Legislation | Mali | 2006

Keyword: Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds, Wetlands, Institution, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Resolución Nº 186-2018-MINAM ─ Guía para la elaboración de Planes de Gestión de los sitios Ramsar.

Legislation | Peru | 2018

Keyword: International agreement-implementation, Wetlands, Inland waters, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Community management, Management/conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decreto Nº 170/11 - Reglamentación de la Ley Nº 9.814, Ordenamiento territorial de bosques nativos de la Provincia de Córdoba.

Legislation | Argentina | 2011

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Afforestation/reforestation, Land clearing, Sustainable use, Smallholders/peasants, Agro-forestry, Indigenous peoples, Biodiversity, Private forest, Public forest, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret n° 10-032-PM-RM du 28 janvier 2010 portant création du comité national de suivi et d'orientation de la formulation du programme de développement durable du Delta intérieur du Niger.

Legislation | Mali | 2010

Keyword: Sustainable development, Agricultural development, Water conservation zone, Freshwater resources management, Institution, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Décret n° 2017-339 du 15 mars 2017 relatif au Comité national de la biodiversité.

Legislation | France | 2017

Keyword: Biodiversity, Institution, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi n° 1.456 du 12/12/2017 portant Code de l’environnement.

Legislation | Monaco | 2017

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Climate change, Ozone layer, Framework law, Environmental planning, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Noise pollution, Offences/penalties, Liability/compensation, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Soil pollution/quality, Soil rehabilitation, Waste management, Waste prevention, Hazardous waste, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Effluent waste water/discharge, Wetlands, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Ecosystem preservation, Endangered species, Management/conservation, Birds, Biodiversity

Source: FAO, FAOLEX