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Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 1012 of 2017).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil, Sea, Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Coastal zone management EIA Sustainable development Expropriation Sustainable use Waterworks Freshwater resources management Biodiversity Management/conservation Protected area Birds Protection of habitats Ecosystem preservation Marine protected areas Protection of species Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations make provision for the selection, designation, registration and notification of sites to be protected under the Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora. These Regulations also implement aspects of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009. They make provision in respect of European sites for: (a) control of damaging operations caused by human activity; (b) special nature conservation orders and restoration orders; (c) byelaws

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

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

Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 (Cap. 23).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2009

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Marine fisheries, Inland fisheries, Enforcement/compliance, Coastal zone management, Land-use planning, Basic legislation, Policy/planning, Maritime zone, Territorial sea, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Marine area, Marine protected areas

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 490 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010 | Repealed

Keyword: Coastal zone management, EIA, Expropriation, Management/conservation, Protected area, Birds, Protection of habitats, Ecosystem preservation, Marine protected areas, Enforcement/compliance, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX