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Order No. 1401 on the content of river basin management planning.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Water
Keyword
Pollution control Surface water Groundwater Environmental planning Environmental standards Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution Policy/planning Standards Sustainable development Basin/catchment/watershed
Geographical area
Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Order comes into force on 19 December 2014 and applies to river basin planning period from 22 December 2015 to 22 December 2021 and subsequent river basin management planning periods.
Abstract

This Order applies to the main points contained in a water management planning for period starting 22 December 2015 to 22 December 2021. The aim of these points is to protect groundwater against pollution and deterioration, and include the analysis, classification, and registration of the chemical and quality status of specific water bodies. The planning shall summarize the assessment of groundwater chemical status and information of any eventual exceedance of groundwater quality, as well as how the trend assessment resulting from individual monitoring points and areas of water bodies can identify concentration of pollutants. The Order adheres to international regulations established by the EU.

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy.

Legislation | 2000

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Marine pollution, Potable water, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Groundwater, Water quality standards, Water conservation zone, Registration, River basin institution, Institution, Basin/catchment/watershed, Right to water, Transboundary effects, International relations/cooperation, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Pesticides, Human rights

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2006/118/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of groundwater against pollution and deterioration.

Legislation | 2006

Keyword: Groundwater, Basic legislation, Pollution control, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Water quality standards, Effluent waste water/discharge, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2008/105/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on environmental quality standards in the field of water policy, amending and subsequently repealing Council Directives 82/176/EEC, 83/513/EEC, 84/156/EEC, 84/491/EEC, 86/280/EEC and amending Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.

Legislation | 2008

Keyword: Marine pollution, Potable water, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Pollution control, Effluent waste water/discharge, Hazardous substances, Water quality standards, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Surface water, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Water Resources Planning.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Freshwater resources management, Environmental planning, Groundwater, Surface water, Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Basic legislation, Policy/planning, Water shortage/drought, Flood, Sustainable development

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 973 on delegation of tasks and responsibilities to Nature Agency.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX