Protected area

Updated on 13/07/2018
Sens technique

Area designated as requiring special protection under the European directives. A register is established on a river basin scale identifying various protected areas: vulnerable areas ("Nitrates" Directive), sensitive zones ("Urban Wastewater Treatment" Directive), areas designated under the "Habitats" Directive and "Birds" Directive as bathing areas, shellfish areas, categories of streams (Directive 78/659/EEC). The register of protected areas has been established in the assessment of the different basins and will be updated regularly.

According to the Ministry of Ecology
Thématiques associées
Review status
Soumis au comité de relecture.