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Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania

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Lithuania

Article 53. The State and each person must protect the environment from harmful influences. Article 54. The State shall look after the protection of the natural environment, its fauna and flora, individual objects of nature and districts of particular value, and shall supervise that natural resources be used moderately and that they be restored and augmented. The destruction of land and the subterranean, the pollution of water and air, environmental degradation as the result of radioactive impact, and the impoverishment of fauna and flora, shall be prohibited by law.