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Commission Implementing Decision 2012/638/EU confirming measures proposed by the Netherlands for the protection of marine areas of conservation in the North Sea Coastal Zone, the Vlakte van de Raan and the Voordelta.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries, Sea, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Marine fisheries Fishery management and conservation Prohibited fishing area Marine protected areas Pollution control Protected area Biodiversity Protection of habitats Wild fauna Wild flora Management/conservation Ecosystem preservation Protection of species
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The measures proposed by the Netherlands for the conservation of marine ecosystems in the North Sea Coastal Zone, the Vlakte van de Raan and the Voordelta are confirmed by this Decision, subject to certain adjustments. These measures are adopted pursuant to Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora. Specific provisions concern restrictions to fishing activities, transit and anchoring of vessels.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Implements

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