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Table 4 Restriction value and number of legal standards to different inland wetlands in Chile

From: Legal protection assessment of different inland wetlands in Chile

Legal standards Wetland potential Rivers Brackish Andean lakes Lagoons High-altitude Andean peatlands Freshwater swamp forests Permanent freshwater marshes and swamps
Act N° 18,248 Mining Code 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
Act N° 20,256 Recreational fishing standards 6 6 0 6 0 0 0
Act N°11,402 Barriers and works for bank and channel standardization 6 6 0 6 0 0 0
Act N° 18,450 Standards for private investment in watering and drainage systems 6 0 0 0 0 6 6
DFL N° 235 5 5 0 0 0 0 0
DFL N° 701 Forest development 5 0 0 0 0 5 0
Decree N° 193 General rules DL N° 701 About forest development 4 0 0 0 0 4 0
Decree N° 98 Act N° 18,450 Development of private investment in watering and drainage systems 4 0 0 0 0 4 0
Total number of standards 8 5 1 3 1 5 2
Total value of legal restrictions 42 28 6 18 6 25 12
  1. DL Decree Law, DFL Decree with Force of Law.