Title: DIREN - Regional Environment Directories 
Resource Type: web links 
Availability: The DIREN Web pages may be seen at : http://www.ecologie.gouv.fr/article.php3?id_article=1294 
Producers or distributor French Ministry of Ecology and Sustainable Development 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Web link for product information: http://www.ecologie.gouv.fr/article.php3?id_article=1294  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Contaminants-->Contaminants overview
 
Short description: This page of the French Ministry of Ecology and Sustainanble Development is a gateway towards all the DIREN web sites in each French Recgion. 
Long description: Under the authority of the prefect of area, DIREN act for the taking into account of the environment in the various programs of development, the contracts of plans and the European programs. They take care of the landscape and site, nature conservancy. They also deal with the policies of conservation of the natural environments. 
Submitted By: Jean François Brunet WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 18/04/2005