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nature reserve

n
(Environmental Science) an area of land that is protected and managed in order to preserve a particular type of habitat and its flora and fauna which are often rare or endangered

nature reserve

An area set aside chiefly to protect its wild plants and animals.
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It appears is in a sneak peek clip that the way teams will be switched will come down to a strange task, which encourages teams to build a tent at a wildlife preserve as quickly as possible, before settling in for the night.
The TDIC acquired the animals from Al Bustan Zoological Centre in Sharjah, a non-profit wildlife preserve.
3 million wetland restoration project on Strawberry Island, located in the upper Niagara River near Buffalo, that will rejuvenate the island's fish and wildlife preserve.
com)-- A threatened species from Madagascar just got a little less rare with the addition of two Fossa pups, born at Catoctin Wildlife Preserve June 17, 2017.
Landowner Linda Carnine and Joe Moll of the McKenzie River Trust will discuss their work to protect a 294-acre property along Lorane Highway, the Reasoner Andrew Wildlife Preserve, during a 7 p.
Jolie has owned a 1,232-square-foot apartment on a high floor of the Ansonia building on New York City's Upper West Side since December 1997, and in 2003 she bought a traditional home on almost 100 acres in Cambodia's Battambang Province, where she later purchased about 12,000 acres of land that she turned into a wildlife preserve.
On 24 May 2014, I observed a Bald Eagle in adult plumage killing and eating an Arctic Ground Squirrel at the Yukon Wildlife Preserve (60.
Cecil was drawn from a wildlife preserve and shot by American hunter Walter James Palmer on July 1.
A Minnesota dentist's killing of Zimbabwe's Cecil the lion just outside a national wildlife preserve has unleashed death threats and a global firestorm of hate messages on social media.
After the massacre of her family and most of her town at the hands of Nazi soldiers, she finds temporary comfort at a wildlife preserve when her path crosses with a pair of Przewalski's horses, wild horses whose entire pack was slaughtered by the same Nazi soldiers.
The Lafarge North America Lordstown Construction Recovery (LCR) facility served as an outdoor classroom this fall for students from Youngstown State University and nearby Lordstown High School The students worked on a plant and animal species identification project at the facility's wildlife preserve as part of their respective schools' biology curriculums, and provided input about future conservation programs at the site that qualify for the Wildlife Habitat Council's (WHC) Corporate Lands for Learning certification.
Representative Jim Moran, and other local officials last week at National Park Service's Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve, where a $24.

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