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Nature conservation benefits of the agri-environment regulation (Regulation 2078/92/EEC) in the UK

Nature conservation benefits of the agri-environment regulation (Regulation 2078/92/EEC) in the UK

a report by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds(RSPB) for the BirdLife International European Agriculture Task Force and DGXI of the European Commission

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Published by RSPB in Sandy, Bedfordshire .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement prepared by Hannah Bartam...[et.al].
ContributionsRoyal Society for the Protection of Birds., European Commission. Directorate-General for Environment, Nuclear Safety and Civil Protection.
The Physical Object
Pagination94p. :
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18397746M

  The Aichi Biodiversity Targets, which are specific targets, mostly have great application to insect conservation. In terms of conservation of species per se, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature’s global red list gives important coverage to insects. At the national level, local red lists (RLs) are important too. Philosophical critiques emphasize the differencebetween valuations derived from nature’s utilitarian benefits (extrinsic values) and the value of nature for its own sake (intrinsic values) (Sagoff ). The ecosystem services paradigm, including ecosystem valuation, with its emphasis on nature’s economic role, seeks to measure extrinsic.


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Under Regulation (EEC) No /92 premia were introduced for farmers to compensate them for the income foregone and costs incurred as a result of their participation in agri-environment schemes. The schemes provide for farmers to commit themselves for a minimum of 5 years (or 20 years, for long term environmental set-aside) in one of the.

Potential changes in the Common Agricultural Policy are considerd in terms of how they have been and can be tailored to benefit birds and wildlife through such initiatives as the new Agri-Environment Regulation.

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In Europe, these conservation measures are stimulated by agri-environment schemes (AES). Nature Conservation Act ; Pollution Control Act (Norway) Pollution Control Act of 13 March No.6; Regulations Relating to Pollution Control (pollution regulations) Regulations Relating to Restrictions on the Use of Chemicals and Other Products Hazardous to Health and the Environment (product regulations) Svalbard Environmental.Searching for Federal rules and regulations?

The U.S. Government Publishing Office is a prime source to best serve your legal reference and research needs. Key publications in this collection include the United States Code, the Code of Federal Regulations (CFRs), the Federal Register, and the Congressional Record Bound and Daily editions, plus United States Reports and United.Agri‐environment schemes were first launched in England in A number of schemes are now operated by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food that invite farmers and landowners to enter formal agreements to change their management practices in order to achieve a range of nature, landscape and archaeological conservation objectives.