Fauna and flora habitats directive


Updated on 13/07/2018
Définition
Sens technique

Directive 92/43 / EEC of 21 May 1992 on the conservation of natural habitats and  fauna and flora, known DHFF Directive. It aims to contribute to the maintenance of biodiversity by defining a common framework for the conservation of natural habitats - terrestrial or aquatic - and wild species of plants and animals of community interest. It obliges membres of  states designate special areas of conservations (SACs) which must apply measures to maintain or restore a favorable conservation status. All the lists of selected sites, drawn up by each Member State constitute the Natura 2000 European network.

Source
According to the Ministry for the environment and AFB
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