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1. The act or process of conserving.
a. Preservation or restoration from loss, damage, or neglect: manuscripts saved from deterioration under the program of library conservation.
b. The protection, preservation, management, or restoration of wildlife and of natural resources such as forests, soil, and water.
3. The maintenance of a physical quantity, such as energy or mass, during a physical or chemical change.

con′ser·va′tion·al adj.
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aiding the district conservationist with monitoring in-place conservational practices--row cropping, gully design, runoff structures, residue percentage, wells, checkout, forest services, and more.
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As an initial evaluative step, there is a need to understand effectiveness of preservation and conservational interventions held by authorities in this area.
Through the support of Total and Total ABK, EAD is successfully implementing its Dugong Conservation Programme, enabling the emirate of Abu Dhabi to provide a safe haven for this migrating species and making the UAE a leader in global dugong conservational efforts.
Khasab: As part of the 'Earth Day' events, Omran, in association with the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs (MECA) and Atana Khasab organised a conservational campaign in the Wilayat of Khasab titled 'Together We Protect Marine Life'.
The 20th anniversary of Earth Day attracted hundreds of conservational groups that pressured businesses for tighter environmental regulations.
Both of these findings are of conservational concern for the recovery of the species and the protection of unique populations.
It was very conservational, and I think everyone in the class benefited from it," said Trucke, who finished the program in February.
One of the issues with poaching is that it may affect creatures of conservational concern," Mr Trotter said.
This is found, for example, in today's conservational efforts and environmental engineering initiatives.
The holiday season is in full swing and with the expectation of many holiday makers heading to the coast for the festive season, the Minister of Environment and Tourism, Uahekua Herunga has called on all visitors of the Dorob National Park to acquaint themselves with the rules and regulations regarding the conservational park.

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