migration corridor


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migration corridor

A protected strip of natural habitat through which wild animals are able to migrate.
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The turbines are also expected to sit in a bird migration corridor.
Caroline, from Frodsham, who got her pilot's licence when she was 20, was giving up her holiday time for Wildlife Works, which is responsible for the protection of more than 500,000 acres of Kenyan Forest known as the Kasigau Corrider - a wildlife migration corridor which lies between Tsavo East and Tsavo West National Parks.
This project is a win-win for elk and elk country because it permanently protects a key migration corridor as well as important habitat for elk, deer and other wildlife," said David Allen, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation President and CEO.
In India, Prafulla Samantara was recognized for his 12-year-long fight to ensure the land rights of the 8,000-member indigenous Dongria Kondh tribe, ultimately preventing the construction of an open-pit aluminum coal mine in the thick forestlands of the Niyamgiri Hills, which is also home to the endangered Bengal tiger and is a vital migration corridor for elephants.
Merkel warned that no one should be "deceived" by the slowdown in the influx of migrants to Germany caused by border closures by Austria and other states straddling the migration corridor northwards through the Balkans from Greece.
Migrants have become stranded in Greece since Austria and other countries along the Balkans migration corridor imposed restrictions on their borders, limiting the numbers able to cross.
A China-Russia cross-border nature reserve has become an important migration corridor for them.
Blues are rare in this eastern-most fly way, which is the migration corridor of greater snow geese.
All birds used the same intercontinental migration corridor during spring, but routes and chronology of spring migration appeared to vary by year and among individuals.
2 million Bangladesh born migrants are living in India, making this the largest South-South migration corridor.
A 10-degree drop in temperature sends ducks to a migration corridor, and that is a major migration corridor," Bowman said.
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