ClientEarth’s briefing series ‘European protected areas – navigating the legal landscape’ provides a broad overview of the legal landscape surrounding Article 6 of the Habitats Directive. It is designed to provide the key legal information needed to engage in discussions relating to developments, or plans for developments, in or around Natura 2000 sites.
In this fourth briefing of the series, we provide a general understanding of the precautionary and proportionality principles, and how they have influenced the application of Article 6(3) of the Habitats Directive.
All briefings in this series:
[Briefing 4: Article 6(3): the precautionary principle and proportionality - download from this page]
|Published||November 1, 2015|
|Found in||Protected AreasWildlife|