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European Union Environmental Objectives (Freshwater Pearl Mussel) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 355 of 2018).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Aquaculture Molluscs Stock enhancement/repopulation Protection of species Fishery management and conservation Protection of habitats
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the European Communities Environmental Objectives (Freshwater Pearl Mussel) Regulations 2009 by replacing the First Schedule, which defines to which areas the principal Regulations apply. The Regulations shall apply to the habitats of the freshwater pearl mussel populations here listed that are within the boundaries of a site notified in a candidate list of European sites under the European Communities (Birds and Natural Habitats) Regulations 2011 or designated as a Special Area of Conservation under Regulations made for the purpose of Article 4(4) of the EU Habitats Directive.

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Amends

European Communities Environmental Objectives (Freshwater Pearl Mussel) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 296 of 2009).

Legislation | Ireland | 2009

Keyword: Aquaculture, Molluscs, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Protection of species, Fishery management and conservation, Freshwater pollution, Inland waters, Effluent waste water/discharge, Monitoring, Basin/catchment/watershed, Pollution control, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX