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Ordinance on the establishment of the protected area Eastern German Bay .

Type of law
Date of original text

The present Ordinance lays down provisions relating to the establishment of the protected area Eastern German Bay . Article 1 of the present Ordinance establishes that the zone situated in the German Bay is declared a protected zone under the name Eastern German Bay . The protection of this area aims at: 1) the conservation of the sea in its function as habitat for the species living there; 2) the survival and breeding of wild birds as well as securing their living space. Article 4 lists prohibited activities such as, for example, the construction of artificial islands, plants and buildings and the exploitation of aquaculture. The Federal Office for Nature Protection shall appoint the local authorities responsible for the protected area. The Ordinance consists of 9 articles and 2 Annexes.
Date of consolidation/reprint
The present Ordinance is consolidated as of 22 December 2011.
Serial Imprint
Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, No. 59, 23 September 2005, pp. 2782-2786.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Verordnung ber die Festsetzung des Naturschutzgebietes " stliche Deutsche Bucht".