State of the Environment 2013

10 State-of-the-Environment Report

The latest State-of-the-Environment Report describes the environmental situation in Austria during the period from 1.1.2010 to 31.12.2012.


Pursuant to section 3 of the Environmental Control Act, the Austrian environment minister has to submit every three years to the Austrian National Assembly a written report in compliance with his legal obligation of environmental monitoring and assessment.


According to section 6 of the Environmental Control Act, elaborating, drafting and production of this State-of-the-Environment Report is the responsibility of Umweltbundesamt, the Federal Environment Agency Austria.


For a brief overview a short English Executive Summary of the report is available.