Pesticides and NATURA 2000 sites: participate in public consultation
The NATURA 2000 sites is Protection and conservation areas Natural habitat and population Protected wild animal and plant species, Created by the European Union. In France, they make it possible to bring together the actors of a region in the definition of common rules to protect biodiversity.
After an appeal filed by FNE Association, State Council (Decided on November 15, 2021) Considered that the regulatory provisions in force did not make it possible to ensure that the use of pesticides would be restricted or prohibited 2009/128/EC of the European Parliament and Article 12 of the Council of 21 October 2009 establishing a framework for Community action to achieve pesticide use compatible with sustainable development. He thus urged the government to take necessary measures for Natura 2000 land sites.
In this context Dr The government issued a decree for consultation.
The intention of the government is to enable the prefects to organize for each site the necessary consultations to assess the implementation of the objectives set by Article 12 of the directive, which is supposed to provide for the management of pesticide risks in the area.
our purpose: forbidden use of pesticides and in this area Do not leave all rooms to prefects Those who protect above the economic interests, environmental interests!
you too Make your voice heard by participating in the consultation Public until Sunday, June 5!