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

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2001
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Mineral resources, Sea, Wild species & ecosystems, Environment gen.
Keyword
Marine pollution Mining Oil EIA Marine protected areas Offences/penalties Protection of habitats Birds
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations implement for the United Kingdom provisions of Council Directive 79/409/EEC on the conservation of wild birds and Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora in relation to oil and gas activities carried out wholly or partly on the UK continental shelf.

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Legislation | European Union | 1979 (2003) | Repealed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

Amended by

Offshore Marine Conservation (Natural Habitats, c.) Regulations 2007 (S.I. 1842 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007 | Repealed

Keyword: Marine pollution, EIA, Authorization/permit, Marine protected areas, Offences/penalties, Protection of habitats, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Energy Act 2008 (Consequential Modifications) (Offshore Environmental Protection) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 1513 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Ozone layer, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Transport/storage, Marine pollution, Mining, Natural gas, Oil, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Pollution Prevention and Control (Fees) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 529 of 2016).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Climate change, Environmental fees/charges, Marine pollution, Marine protected areas, Protection of habitats, Oil pollution, Air quality/air pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX