Denmark

Status on Key Actions


PoWPA Key Action Implementation Progress Global Average
1.1: To establish and strengthen national and regional systems of protected areas integrated into a global network as a contribution to globally agreed goals 4 - Activity completed 2
1.2: To integrate protected areas into broader land- and seascapes and sectors so as to maintain ecological structure and function 4 - Activity completed 1
1.3: To establish and strengthen regional networks, transboundary protected areas (TBPAs) and collaboration between neighbouring protected areas across national boundaries 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 1
1.4: To substantially improve site-based protected area planning and management 4 - Activity completed 2
1.5: To prevent and mitigate the negative impacts of key threats to protected areas 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 1
2.1: To promote equity and benefit-sharing 0 - Not yet begun, no progress 1
2.2: To enhance and secure involvement of indigenous and local communities and relevant stakeholders 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 2
2.1: Progress in assessing protected area governance 4 - Activity completed 1
3.1: To provide an enabling policy, institutional and socio-economic environment for protected areas 4 - Activity completed 2
3.1: Progress in assessing the contribution of protected areas to local and national economies 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
3.2: To build capacity for the planning, establishment and management of protected areas 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 2
3.3: To develop, apply and transfer appropriate technologies for protected areas 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 1
3.4: To ensure financial sustainability of protected areas and national and regional systems of protected areas 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 1
3.5: To strengthen communication, education and public awareness 4 - Activity completed 2
4.2: To evaluate and improve the effectiveness of protected areas management 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
4.3: To assess and monitor protected area status and trends 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 1
4.4: To ensure that scientific knowledge contributes to the establishment and effectiveness of protected areas and protected area systems 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
Progress in incorporating climate change aspects into protected areas 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
Progress in marine protected areas 2 - Activity fully underway 1

Priority Actions

countries
1
actions
15
steps
0
timeframe
2012 - 2015
cost
-

Open habitat management.
2010 - 2015
Conversion of farmland towards Natura 2000 habitats.
2010 - 2015
Conversion to Natura 2000 habitat and management.
2010 - 2015
Heath management.
2010 - 2015
Fighting invasive species.
2010 - 2015
Restricted utilisation of forest habitats.
2010 - 2015
Protected forests.
2010 - 2015
Regulation of access and hunting
2010 - 2015
Restricted stream management, clean up lakes and establishment of new ponds
2010 - 2015
Natura 2000 habitats in existing legally protected Danish habitats.
2010 - 2015
Conversion of open areas to Natura 2000 forest habitat.
2010 - 2015
Establishment of fauna passages.
2010 - 2015
Re-establishment of natural dynamic.
2010 - 2015
Regulation of fishery.
2010 - 2015
Coastal protection.
2010 - 2015

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme