conservation biology

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conservation biology

n.
The branch of biology that deals with the effects of humans on the environment and with the conservation of biological diversity.
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Modi stepped into the wild to raise awareness about the environment and animal conservation.
ZOO From just PS39.50, adopters receive a certificate, animal fact sheet and photograph, an admission ticket and ZooNooz magazine, with all money raised through the sales supporting DZG's animal conservation work.
Bear Grylls, the host of the widely watched survival show, tweeted on Monday, "People across 180 countries will get to see the unknown side of PM @narendramodi as he ventures into Indian wilderness to create awareness about animal conservation & environmental change.
How can you ask kids to raise money for animal conservation if they then learn that if you've got enough money, you can go and kill an endangered animal?
Visitors will see world-class marine animal conservation in action and meet the experts behind rescue operations for injured manatees and turtles.
Devils are still listed as endangered on the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) red list, "right at the upper end of animal conservation classification," he added.
Tasked with establishing a plant conservation department when she joined CBG in 1997, Havens transformed it into an internationally recognized program that's adapting cutting-edge techniques used in animal conservation to save rare and endangered plants and plant communities from threats such as climate change.
Other endeavors include promoting animal conservation and eco-friendly farming.
The job also includes supporting the team with animal conservation awareness days, delivering training and overseeing animal enrichment - making sure the animals have toys to play with and keep them occupied.
However, Vorsak said the concept of wild animal conservation has become more widely understood and crime in the sanctuaries is on the decline.
The Sustainable City, the Middle East's first fully operational sustainable community, will host a Wildlife Photography Exhibition, featuring incredible photos by DrHarold Vanderschmidt, that spread light on the issue of animal conservation.