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Order No. 1437 on the regulation of public water.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Regulation
Date
2007
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Classification/declassification Drainage/land reclamation Inland waters Irrigation Monitoring Navigation Surface water Water conservation zone Waste disposal Waterworks Freshwater resources management Protection of habitats Wild fauna Wild flora Birds Protection of species
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Order enters into force on 22 December 2007.
Abstract

The Order sets regulations on the classification of watercourses and rivers, including provisions on water body shapes and/or water transmission capacity. In order to follow protection rules of the environment and wild flora and fauna, it applies to watercourse maintenance; rules modifying the right of navigation; location, extent f plants established in connection with river restoration; indemnity of land along watercourses; operation of dams; fences; planting and preservation of shade vegetation; outlet for drainage and sewage lines; bridges, and organization of streams.

Full text
English
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

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

Legislation | European Union | 1979 (2003)

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 (2013)

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Watercourses (LBK no. 1217 of 2019).

Legislation | Denmark | 1982 (2019)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Surface water, Drainage/land reclamation, Inland waters, Water abstraction, Enforcement/compliance, Monitoring, Waterworks, Effluent waste water/discharge, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Freshwater pollution, Freshwater resources management, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX