Rolling priority list of data sets v1.2

List no. Title of legislation INSPIRE priority dataset linked to environmental reporting Eionet Core Data Flow (ECDF)
1 Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe (including Implementing Decision 2011/850/EU) 1) AQ management zones & agglomeration  
2 Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe (including Implementing Decision 2011/850/EU) 2) AQ monitoring networks  
3 Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe (including Implementing Decision 2011/850/EU) 3) AQ monitoring stations  
4 Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe (including Implementing Decision 2011/850/EU) 4) All AQ data (i.e. both measurement & modelling) associated with AQ monitoring stations
5 Directive 2002/49/EC relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise.           5)Roads, railways and air transport network  
6 Directive 2002/49/EC relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise.           6) Agglomerations  
7 Directive 2002/49/EC relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise.           7) Population   
8 Directive 2002/49/EC relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise.           8) Area management/restriction/regulation zones and reporting units (strategic noise maps, noise restriction zones)
9 Directive 2000/60/EC  establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy (including Directive 2008/105/EC as amended by 2013/39/EU - surface water EQS and Directive 2006/118/EC - groundwater)          9) Area which sets out the boundaries of RBD + Competent Authority for the RBD 
10 Directive 2000/60/EC  establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy (including Directive 2008/105/EC as amended by 2013/39/EU - surface water EQS and Directive 2006/118/EC - groundwater)          10) location of water bodies
11 Directive 2000/60/EC  establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy (including Directive 2008/105/EC as amended by 2013/39/EU - surface water EQS and Directive 2006/118/EC - groundwater)          11) location of protected areas (Art 6 and 7)
12 Directive 2000/60/EC  establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy (including Directive 2008/105/EC as amended by 2013/39/EU - surface water EQS and Directive 2006/118/EC - groundwater)          12) monitoring stations associated to water bodies 
13 Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment and management of flood risks.   13) Areas of Potential significant Flood Risk (APSFR)  
14 Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment and management of flood risks.   14) spatial data of the Preliminary Flood Risk Assessment (PFRA)  
15 Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment and management of flood risks.   15) Flooded areas  
16 Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment and management of flood risks.   16) Flood Risk Zones  
17 Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment and management of flood risks.   17) Management Units and Competent Authority  
18 Directive 2008/56/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for community action in the field of marine environmental policy.       18) Marine reporting units (marine regions and sub-regions incl. Assessment units)   
19 Directive 2008/56/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for community action in the field of marine environmental policy.       19) monitoring stations
20 Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption.           20) DWD water supply zones  
21 Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption.           21) DWD small water supplies  
22 Directive 2006/7/EC concerning the management of bathing water quality      22) BWD bathing areas
23 Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora 23) biogeographical regions  
24 Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora 24) various habitat maps using INSPIRE geographical grid system 
25 Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora (Including Commission Decision of 18 December 1996 concerning a site information format for proposed Natura 2000 sites)  25) location of sites 
26 Directive 2009/147/EC (Codified version) replacing Directive 79/409/EEC) on the conservation of wild birds 23) biogeographical regions  
27 Directive 2009/147/EC (Codified version) replacing Directive 79/409/EEC) on the conservation of wild birds 24) various habitat maps using INSPIRE geographical grid system 
28 Directive 2009/147/EC (Codified version) replacing Directive 79/409/EEC) on the conservation of wild birds 25) location of sites 
29 EU Regulation (EU) No. 1143/2014 on Invasive Alien Species 26) maps of distribution of species using INSPIRE grids  
30 Regulation (EC) No 166/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the establishment of a European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register.   27) locations of facilities
31 Regulation (EC) No 166/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the establishment of a European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register.   28) information related to actual pollutant releases
32 Directive 2010/75/EU of 24 November 2010 on industrial emissions (integrated pollution prevention and control) (Recast) 29) location of industrial and agricultural installations falling under IED   
33 Directive 2010/75/EU of 24 November 2010 on industrial emissions (integrated pollution prevention and control) (Recast) 30) location of combustion plants  
34 Council Directive 91/271/EEC concerning urban waste-water treatment.         31) location of UWWT agglomerations
35 Council Directive 91/271/EEC concerning urban waste-water treatment.          32) location of UWWT plants
36 Council Directive 91/271/EEC concerning urban waste-water treatment.         33) location of discharge points linked to WFD water body
37 Council Directive 91/271/EEC concerning urban waste-water treatment.         34) Sensitive areas, less sensitive areas and catchements
38 Council Directive 91/676/EEC concerning the protection of waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural source.     35) NiD monitoring stations  
39 Council Directive 91/676/EEC concerning the protection of waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural source.     36) NiD vulnerable zones  
40 Council Directive 1999/31/EC on the landfill of waste 37) Location of islands and isolated settlements that are exempted.  
41 Directive 2006/21/EC on the management of waste from extractive industries and amending Directive 2004/35/EC 38) Location of facilities  
42 Directive 2006/21/EC on the management of waste from extractive industries and amending Directive 2004/35/EC 38) Location of facilities  
43 Directive 2006/21/EC on the management of waste from extractive industries and amending Directive 2004/35/EC 38) Location of facilities  
44 Directive 2012/18/EU  Seveso III  39) Location of establishments  
45 COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION of 22 January 2014 on minimum principles for the exploration and production of hydrocarbons (such as shale gas) using high-volume hydraulic fracturing (2014/70/EU) 40) Location of boreholes  
46 COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION of 22 January 2014 on minimum principles for the exploration and production of hydrocarbons (such as shale gas) using high-volume hydraulic fracturing (2014/70/EU) 41) Location of planned boreholes  
47 Council Directive 86/278/EEC on the protection of the soil, when sewage sludge is used in agriculture.          42)Agricultural facilities receiving sludge  
48 Council Directive 86/278/EEC on the protection of the soil, when sewage sludge is used in agriculture.          43) Location of the agricultural sites  where sludge is deposited  
49 Regulation (EC) No 1102/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 October 2008 on the banning of exports of metallic mercury and certain mercury compounds and mixtures and the safe storage of metallic mercury 44) Location of storage facilities
 
 
50 No legislation - EIONET Core Data Flow 45) Location of sites