Environmental state

REPORT COVERAGE

Switzerland
10 Jul 2013, 11:21
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REPORT DETAILS

Environmental state on-line
English, French, German, Italian
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Environmental state
Federal Office for the Environment FOEN

FORMAT & ACCESSIBILITY

portal (dynamic source)
2009

AUDIENCE & CONTEXT

Civil society & NGOs, Academia, Business, Public, Media
Federal Law of 7 October 1983 relating to the Protection of the Environment (Art. 6 and Art. 44) Federal Law of 9 October 1992 relating to Statistics (Art. 3, al. 1)

STRUCTURE

Yes
>100
How are indicators used Primarily (>50%) Ocasionally (<50%) None
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trend (better, worse) - -
Implicitly
Explicitly

TOPICS COVERED

Focus Indicators
Major
(chapter)
Some
(section(s))
Minor
(ocasionally mentioned)
None Several
(>5)
Some
(3-5)
Few
(1-2)
None
(0)
Air pollution - - - - - -
Biodiversity - - - - - -
Chemicals - - - - - -
Climate change - - - - - -
Environment and health - - - - - -
Land use - - - - - -
Natural resources - - - - - -
Noise - - - - - -
Soil - - - - - -
Waste and material resources - - - - - -
Water - - - - - -
Various other issues - - - - - -
Natural hazards
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Agriculture - - - - - -
Energy - - - - - -
Fisheries - - - - - - -
Household consumption - - - - - -
Industry - - - - - -
Green economy - - - - - -
Tourism - - - - - - -
Transport - - - - - -
Environmental technology - - - - - - -
Policy instruments - - - - - - -
Environmental scenarios - - - - - - -
Coast and seas - - - - - - -
Specific regions - - - - - - -
Urban environment - - - - - - -

Short description from SERIS (old):

The "Environmental state" section provides continuously updated information on the state of the environment. You have various options to retrieve information: Maps - The maps module provides information on the local state of the environment. Where is the next protected area? Where is the greatest amount of timber logged in Switzerland? Which region faces the greatest earthquake risk? Status Reports - Each focussing on a specific issue area, the reports inform about the state of the environment and the associated causal links. Charts and tables - The charts and tables provide a rapid visual overview of the present situation and future trends of the environment in Switzerland. Report type: National portal Source URL: http://www.bafu.admin.ch/umwelt/index.html?lang=en

Overview of table of contents and indicators in report

Global Megatrends, Air, Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Chemicals, Climate, Contaminated sites, Earthquakes, Electrosmog, Forest & wood, Landscape, Major accidents, Natural hazards, Noise, Resources, Soils, Waste, Water