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Offshore Petroleum Activities (Conservation of Habitats) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. 77 of 2007).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2007
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Mineral resources, Sea, Wild species & ecosystems, Environment gen.
Keyword
Marine pollution Mining Oil EIA Authorization/permit Marine protected areas Offences/penalties Protection of habitats Birds
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Offshore Petroleum Activities (Conservation of Habitats) Regulations 2001 so as to extend the requirement for obtaining the prior written consent of the Secretary of State to UK waters and so as to require prior written consent of the Secretary of State to be obtained by any person who intends to test equipment to be used in geological surveys relating to oil and gas activities where the testing of that equipment takes place on the UK continental shelf or in UK waters

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

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Legislation | European Union | 1979 (2003) | Repealed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

Amends

Offshore Petroleum Activities (Conservation of Habitats) Regulations 2001 (S.I. 1754 of 2001).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2001

Keyword: Marine pollution, Mining, Oil, EIA, Marine protected areas, Offences/penalties, Protection of habitats, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX