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Decree (2011: 619) on instructions for the Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management (2011:619).

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011 (2017)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Fisheries, Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Environmental security Institution Marine fisheries Inland fisheries Fishery management and conservation Monitoring Data collection/reporting Sustainable development Sustainable use Ecosystem preservation Biodiversity Wetlands Protection of habitats Alien species
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Decree defines the functions and powers of Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management and lays down rules regarding its administration and operations. The Agency shall be the principal environmental management authority for the conservation, restoration and sustainable use of lakes, rivers, and marine areas. It shall, within its area of competence, be instrumental in the implementation of environmental policy and promotion of the sustainable management of fisheries resources. It shall b

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.riksdagen.se

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Regulation (EC) No. 199/2008 concerning the establishment of a Community framework for the collection, management and use of data in the fisheries sector and support for scientific advice regarding the Common Fisheries Policy.

Legislation | European Union | 2008 | Repealed

Keyword: Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Marine fisheries, Inland fisheries

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 1143/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species.

Legislation | European Union | 2014

Keyword: Alien species, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Biodiversity

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Swedish Environmental Code (1998:808).

Legislation | Sweden | 1998 (2007)

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Institution, Pollution control, EIA, Access-to-information, Agricultural land, Ecosystem preservation, Environmental audit, Environmental planning, GMO, Environmental standards, Inspection, Polluter pays principle, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Soil rehabilitation, Management/conservation, Waste management, Waste prevention, Water conservation zone, Waterworks, Drainage/land reclamation, Authorization/permit, Protected area, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX