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Cabinet Regulation No. 940 of 2012 on Regulations Regarding the Establishment and Management of Micro-reserves, Their Conservation, as well as Determination of Micro-reserves and Their Buffer Zones

Country/Territory
Latvia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Latvijas Vēstnesis, 203, 28.12.2012.
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Biodiversity Wild fauna Wild flora Protection of habitats Management/conservation Ecosystem preservation Protection of environment Protection of species Endangered species Birds Ex-situ conservation Migratory species Plant protection Plant variety Sustainable use
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Regulation prescribes the procedures for the establishment and management of micro-reserves, their conservation, as well as determination of micro-reserves and their buffer zones. If a micro-reserve is established in any of the specially protected nature territories, the norms governing the conservation and management of a specially protected nature territory shall be applicable in addition to this Regulation. The species of specially protected mammals, amphibians, reptiles, invertebrates, vascular plants, moss, algae, lichen, and fungus for the conservation of which micro-reserves may be established are specified in Annex 1 to this Regulation. The species of specially protected birds for the conservation of which micro-reserves may be established and the areas of micro-reserves provided for them are specified in Annex 2 to this Regulation. The species of specially protected fish for the conservation of which micro-reserves may be established at their spawning places are specified in Annex 3 to this Regulation. Biotopes for the conservation of which micro-reserves may be established are specified in the laws and regulations regarding the types of specially protected biotopes.

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References - Legislation

Implements

Law on the Conservation of Species and Biotopes (2000)

Legislation | Latvia | 2000 (2012)

Keyword: Biodiversity, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Protection of habitats, Management/conservation, Ecosystem preservation, Protection of environment, Protection of species, Cultural heritage, Endangered species, Birds, International trade, Ex-situ conservation, Migratory species, Plant protection, Plant variety, Sustainable use, Trade in species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the conservation of wild birds.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Birds, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, 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 (2013)

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX