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Act containing new rules relative to nature and lanscape protection (Nature Protection Act 1998).

Country/Territory
Netherlands
Document type
Legislation
Date
1998 (2012)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Basic legislation Protected area Management/conservation Protection of habitats Policy/planning Birds Expropriation
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

This Act concerns protection of the natural environment and landscape in the Netherlands. It implements Community legislation in this field. The Ministers shall at least every eight years adopt a nature conservation policy plan and the Nature and Environment Planning Office shall report at least every four years to the Minister on the state of nature, forests and landscape. The Minister may declare natural monuments and areas as indicated in Directive 79/409/EEG concerning wild birds and Directi

Full text
Dutch
Website
www.overheid.nl

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 79/409/EEC on the conservation of wild birds.

Legislation | European Union | 1979 (2003) | Repealed

Keyword: Birds, Hunting/capture, Endangered species, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Act containing provisions relative to nature protection.

Legislation | Netherlands | 1967 (2005) | Repealed

Keyword: Protected area, Management/conservation, Hunting/capture

Source: FAO, FAOLEX