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Loi fédérale sur les forêts (Loi sur les forêts, LFo).

Country/Territory
Switzerland
Document type
Legislation
Date
1991 (2017)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Forestry
Keyword
Basic legislation Forestry protection measures Forest management/forest conservation Land clearing Research Forest service/forest officers Ecosystem preservation Timber extraction/logging Timber Recreational forest
Geographical area
Europe, Western Europe
Entry into force notes
Cette loi entre en vigueur le 1er janvier 1993. L'article 40 (b) entre en vigueur le 1er janvier 1994.
Abstract

Cette loi a pour but d'assurer la conservation des forêts dans leur étendue et leur répartition géographique; de protéger les forêts en tant que milieu naturel; de garantir que les forêts puissent remplir leurs fonctions, notamment leurs fonctions protectrice, sociale et économique (fonction de la forêt); de maintenir et promouvoir l'économie forestière. L'article 2 contient la définition de la forêt. Ensuite, la loi traite des matières telles que la protection des forêts contre les atteintes de

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References - Legislation

Implemented by

Cantonal Forest Law.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1998 (2013)

Keyword: Public forest, Private forest, Land clearing, Disasters, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Forest management/forest conservation, Forest service/forest officers, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordonnance sur les forêts (OFo).

Legislation | Switzerland | 1992 (2017)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Subsidy/incentive, Credit, Land clearing, Policy/planning, Forest service/forest officers, Agro-forestry, Forestry protection measures, International trade, Grazing/transhumance, Timber, Timber extraction/logging, Planting material/seeds, Pastoralism, Plant protection, Fertilizers/nutrients, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordonnance sur la protection des végétaux (OPV).

Legislation | Switzerland | 2001 (2010) | Repealed

Keyword: Plant protection, Pests/diseases, International trade, Subsidy/incentive, Floriculture, Crops/grasses, Wild flora

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordonnance de l'Assemblé fédérale sur des mesures immédiates permettant de remettre en état les forêts suite aux dégâts causés par l'ouragan Lothar.

Legislation | Switzerland | 2000

Keyword: Subsidy/incentive, Credit, Timber, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordonnance de l'Assemblée fédérale sur la remise en état des forêts suite aux dégâts causés par l'ouragan Lothar.

Legislation | Switzerland | 2000

Keyword: Subsidy/incentive, Credit, Timber, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi sur les forêts.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1999 (2015)

Keyword: Forestry protection measures, Forest management/forest conservation, Land clearing, Subsidy/incentive, Recreational forest, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi forestière.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1996 (2011)

Keyword: Forestry protection measures, Recreational forest, Forest management/forest conservation, Forest service/forest officers, Timber, Timber extraction/logging, Subsidy/incentive, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Introductory Law relating to the Federal Forest Act (Cantonal Forest Law).

Legislation | Switzerland | 1998 (2014)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forest service/forest officers, Forest species, Forestry protection measures, Public forest, Private forest, Timber, Protection forest, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cantonal Ordinance relating to the Federal Forest Act.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1998 (2009)

Keyword: Land clearing, Protection forest, Afforestation/reforestation, Forest management/forest conservation, Forest species, Forestry protection measures, Forest service/forest officers, Private forest, Public forest, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Introductory Law implementing the federal forestry legislation.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1998 (2007)

Keyword: Forest service/forest officers, Forest management/forest conservation, Protection forest, Subsidy/incentive, Enforcement/compliance, Mammals, Birds, Wild fauna, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implementing Regulations on forest determination proceedings.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1996

Keyword: Public forest, Private forest, Forest service/forest officers, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Loi sur les forêts et les dangers naturels.

Legislation | Switzerland | 2011 (2013)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Private forest, Forest service/forest officers, Forestry protection measures, Subsidy/incentive, Enforcement/compliance, Biodiversity, Offences/penalties, Authorization/permit, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté portant création d’un fonds d’investissement forestier.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1995 (2002)

Keyword: Special fund, Forest management/forest conservation, Public forest, Timber, Timber extraction/logging, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cantonal Forestry Law.

Legislation | Switzerland | 2012

Keyword: Basic legislation, Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, Forest service/forest officers, Public forest, Timber, Land clearing, Timber extraction/logging, Afforestation/reforestation, Protection forest, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cantonal Forestry Law.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1997 (2009)

Keyword: Forestry protection measures, Forest management/forest conservation, Land clearing, Research, Forest service/forest officers, Ecosystem preservation, Recreational forest, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cantonal Forestry Ordinance.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1997 (2012)

Keyword: Forestry protection measures, Forest management/forest conservation, Land clearing, Research, Forest service/forest officers, Ecosystem preservation, Recreational forest, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordonnance concernant les subventions cantonales aux forêts et à la protection contre les catastrophes naturelles.

Legislation | Switzerland | 2004

Keyword: Subsidy/incentive, Public forest, Forest management/forest conservation, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Introductory Law relating to the Federal Forests Act (Federal Forestry Implementing Law).

Legislation | Switzerland | 1998 (2012)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forest service/forest officers, Forestry protection measures, Public forest, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Authorization/permit, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cantonal Forestry Law.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1995 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Forest management/forest conservation, Forest service/forest officers, Public forest, Timber, Timber extraction/logging, Afforestation/reforestation, Protection forest, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Introductory Law relating to the Federal Forestry Act.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1995 (2014)

Keyword: Public forest, Forestry protection measures, Forest management/forest conservation, Forest service/forest officers, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Introductory Law relating to the Federal Forest Act (Introductory Law – Forestry Act).

Legislation | Switzerland | 1998 (2013)

Keyword: Forestry protection measures, Forest management/forest conservation, Land clearing, Research, Forest service/forest officers, Ecosystem preservation, Timber extraction/logging, Timber, Recreational forest, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cantonal Forestry Law.

Legislation | Switzerland | 1999 (2014)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Timber, Timber extraction/logging, Forest management/forest conservation, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Forestry protection measures, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Community management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordonnance concernant la lutte contre le bostryche.

Legislation | Switzerland | 2005

Keyword: Forest service/forest officers, Afforestation/reforestation, Pests/diseases, Subsidy/incentive, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implementing Regulation on Fund for ecological compensation for land clearing.

Legislation | Switzerland | 2005

Keyword: Special fund, Land clearing, Private forest, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Other references

Implements treaty

Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals

Treaty | Multilateral | Bonn |

Keyword: Inventory, Endangered species, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Birds, Protected animal species, Research, Protection of habitats, Institution, Protection of species, Management/conservation, Data collection/reporting, Dispute settlement, Wild fauna, Protected area, Mammals, Migratory species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000495)