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Biodiversity, landscape - CZ KEZ Standards 2005

KEZ, o.p.s. (2005) Biodiversity, landscape - CZ KEZ Standards 2005. [Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91]

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Summary

KEZ requires a diversification within the agricultural area to preserve biodiversity and prohibits removing of natural ecosystems.

Difference

The requirements of minimal area in the natural state, suitable area for habitat and shelter for wild animals, conservation of biodiversity and natural ecosystems and biocorridors are a very specific requirements of KEZ Standards. No similar paragraphs are quoted in the EU Regulation 2092/91.

Justification

Ecologically diverse areas contribute to maintain genetic and biotic diversity and contributes to landscape attractiveness.

EU Regulation

Annex I. Principles of organic production and processing > Care of environment - not in EC Reg > Biodiversity and landscape

Item type:Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91
Subjects:Environmental care/environmental impact > Nature conservation
Environmental care/environmental impact > Habitats
Country/Standard: Europe > Czech Republic > KEZ o.p.s
Principles:Ecological principle
ID Code:357
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:29 Oct 2005
Last Modified:16 Apr 2010 09:02

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