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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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AT THIS time of the year when many of our favourite summer attractions are still closed, wandering round a quiet local nature reserve can be pure bliss.
Long decades of gravel exploration and exploitation operations at Alliyah Nature Reserve have wreaked havoc on environment and desert ecology there, he lamented.
CHENGDU (CyHAN)- A wild snow leopard was caught on camera in a nature reserve in southwest China's Sichuan Province, the reserve's administration said on Wednesday.
STAFF from four McDonald's restaurants in North Wales joined forces with Flintshire Council to plant new trees and to help transform the Taliesin T nature reserve in Shotton.
Contract award: the service consisting in the analysis is the natural-documentary for the preparation of a plan for the protection of the nature reserve "meteorite" in wielkopolska.
FOSSILS that have been described as important as the Taj Mahal have been stolen from a world renowned nature reserve.
Reserve sites where culling happens: Callum Brae Nature Reserve, Goorooyarroo Nature Reserve and adjacent unleased territory land, Jerrabomberra Grassland West Nature Reserve, Kama Nature Reserve, Mount Painter Nature Reserve, Mulanggari Nature Reserve, Mulligans Flat Nature Reserve, as well as the Pinnacle Nature Reserve and adjacent unleased territory land.
Beef shorthorn cattle from Stirley Farm, Castle Hill, have been put out to pasture at Broadhead Clough Nature Reserve, near Hebden Bridge.
THE trust which runs University Hospital has won an award for creating a special nature reserve.
RENOWNED environmental campaigner and botanist David Bellamy is to visit a Stockton nature reserve this weekend.
A GREEN oasis in the heart of the Caerphilly County Borough will become the country's first National Nature Reserve (NNR) in an urban setting.
Summary: Another newly-born river dolphin has been found by conservationists at a nature reserve in China.