The present Law lays down provisions relating to the protection of nature, the care of the landscape and the recreation in free nature. Then underlying principle of the Law is that nature and landscape have to be protected for future generations. Particular aims of it are as follows: to conserve the beneficial effects of the nature, the capacity to regenerate and the sustainable use of natural resources; to conserve the flora and fauna including their living space; to conserve the diversity, beauty and regenerative value of nature.
Article 35 of this law regulates the use of artifical snowmaking : authorization of new snow guns, environmental impact assessment, interdiction of additives.
A basic Ordinance in the field of land use planning in the Land of Bayern. The underlying principle of the present Act is that the environment and nature has to be safeguarded for future generations. Part B deals with nature and landscape; agriculture and forestry; energy supply; water ressources; technical environment protection. Eleven Annexes are enclosed.
The present Act establishes that the conservation, preservation and development of nature and landscapes, both in populated and non-populated areas, shall be such as to effectively serve the following purposes: 1) to maintain the efficiency of the balance of nature, 2) to preserve the exploitability of nature's resources, 3) to conserve fauna and flora, and 4) to safeguard the variety, particularity and beauty of nature and landscapes.
Article 17 regulates mountain rescue service in Bavaria.
Part II of this law regulates the authorization, building and use of cable railways.