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Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.) Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2011 (S.S.I. No. 155 of 2011).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Protection of habitats Dangerous animal/harmful animal Offences/penalties Protection of species
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend in respect of Scotland the Conservation (Natural Habitats, &c.) Regulations 1994 for purposes of carrying into effect provisions of the Council Directive 92/34/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora and, in particular, Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the conservation of wild birds. They, among other things, insert new regulations to the effect that the Scottish Ministers must classify as a special protection area all sites up to territorial sea limit adjacent to Scotland that require to be classified pursuant to Articles 4(1) and 4(2) of the Wild Birds Directive and require a proposed special protection area to be notified to Scottish Natural Heritage. They also enable the Scottish Ministers to delegate the exercise of some of their functions.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

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

Amends

Conservation (Natural Habitats, c.) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 2716 of 1994).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1994 (2021)

Keyword: Land-use planning, Management/conservation, Protected area, Birds, Protection of habitats, Ecosystem preservation, Protection of species, Marine protected areas

Source: FAO, FAOLEX