Ecolex Logo
The gateway to
environmental law
Search results » Legislation

Flora, Fauna and Natural Habitats Protection Regulations, 2006 (L.N. 311 of 2006).

Country/Territory
Malta
Document type
Regulation
Date
2006
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Management/conservation Biodiversity International agreement-implementation Protection of habitats Ecosystem preservation Protected area Ex-situ conservation Hunting gear/hunting methods Birds Wild fauna Wild flora Hunting/capture Alien species Genetic resources Policy/planning Research Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Southern Europe
Abstract

The purpose of this Regulation is to contribute towards ensuring biodiversity in the European Community through the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora in the Maltese Islands. The Malta Environment and Planning Authority is charged with the setting up of the National Ecological Network, which shall be composed of sites characterized by one or more of the biodiversity features specified in regulation 5. Further provisions concern the establishment of protected sites, meas

Full text
English
Website
www.doi.gov.mt

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 79/409/EEC on the conservation of wild birds.

Legislation | European Union | 1979 (2003) | Repealed

Keyword: Birds, Hunting/capture, Endangered species, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Hunting gear/hunting methods, 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

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

Repeals

Capture and Killing Methods (Prohibition) Regulations, 2002 (L.N. No. 167 of 2002).

Legislation | Malta | 2002 | Repealed

Keyword: Protection of species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Flora, Fauna and Natural Habitats Protection Regulations, 2003 (L.N. 257 of 2003).

Legislation | Malta | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Protection of habitats, Protected area, Management/conservation, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Biodiversity, Alien species, Genetic resources, Research, Access-to-information, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Government Notice No. 851 of 2010 on Special Areas of Conservation of International Importance.

Legislation | Malta | 2010

Keyword: Marine protected areas, Protected area, Management/conservation, Ecosystem preservation, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Gouvernment Notice No. 112 of 2007 on Special Areas of Conservation of International Importance.

Legislation | Malta | 2007

Keyword: Protected area, Management/conservation, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Flora, Fauna and Natural Habitats Protection (Amendment) Regulations, 2009 (L.N. 162 of 2009).

Legislation | Malta | 2009

Keyword: Management/conservation, Biodiversity, International agreement-implementation, Protection of habitats, Ecosystem preservation, Protected area, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Flora, Fauna and Natural Habitats Protection (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations, 2010 (L.N. 94 of 2010).

Legislation | Malta | 2010

Keyword: Protected area, Protection of habitats, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Flora, Fauna and Natural Habitats (Amendment) Regulations, 2013 (L.N. 322 of 2013).

Legislation | Malta | 2013

Keyword: Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds, Protected area, Biodiversity

Source: FAO, FAOLEX