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Decree No. 521 of 2000 containing rules relative to management and prevention of damage caused by animals.

Country/Territory
Netherlands
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Animal welfare Dangerous animal/harmful animal Hunting/capture Hunting gear/hunting methods
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

This Decree concerns measures to contain and prevent damage caused by wild animals pursuant to sections 65 and 69 of the Fauna and Flora Act and taking into account Council Directive 92/43/EEC of 21 May 1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora. It prescribes categories of animals that cause major damage. Articles 5 to 12 indicate the methods with which these animals may be killed. "Damage" is defined in section 65 of the Act.

Full text
Dutch
Website
www.overheid.nl

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

Amended by

Decree No. 297 of 2003 amending the Decree containing rules relative to management and prevention of damage caused by animals in relation with the killing of wild boars with a gun and through a limited form of hunting with dogs.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2003

Keyword: Management/conservation, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 42 of 2003 amending the Decree containing rules relative to management and prevention of damage caused by animals in relation with renewed convalidation of Schedules 1 and 2 of the Decree.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2006

Keyword: Management/conservation, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 462 of 2005 amending the Decree containing rules relative to management and prevention of damage caused by animals in relation with the indication of the interest of "stock repopulation" as an autonomous interest.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2005

Keyword: Management/conservation, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 29 of 2004 amending the Decree containing rules relative to management and prevention of damage caused by animals in relation with re-enactment of articles 2 and 3 of the Decree and insertion of the notion of "repopulation".

Legislation | Netherlands | 2004

Keyword: Management/conservation, Hunting/capture, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Dangerous animal/harmful animal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 499 of various Executive Decrees Flora and Fauna Act.

Legislation | Netherlands | 2001

Keyword: Management/conservation, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX