This Ordinance empowers the Council Committee to order in writing the owner or occupier of land to undertake or adopt such measures as they may deem necessary for the conservation of natural resources on such land and the prevention of injury to the natural resources on other land. Such Order may be made for prohibiting, regulating or controlling, among other things: (a) the breaking or clearing of land for the purposes of cultivation; (b) the grazing or watering of livestock; (c) the firing, clearing or destruction of vegetation; or (d) afforestation of deforestation. Any person who disagrees with any Order made under this Ordinance may appeal to the Governor in Council. The Governor in Council may make Rules for specified purposes concerning protection of land and agriculture.
Implemented by: Phormium (Crop Protection and Soil Conservation) Rules (Cap. 94). (2011-07-01)
Implemented by: Noxious Weeds Rules (Cap. 94). (2011-07-01)
Implemented by: Rodent Control and Destruction Rules (Cap. 94). (2011-07-01)
Implemented by: Donkey Registration Rules (Cap. 94). (2011-07-01)
Implemented by: Livestock Improvement Rules (Cap. 94). (2009)
Implemented by: Land Usage and Protection Rules (Cap. 94). (2011-07-01)
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