nature reserve

(redirected from Natural reserve)
Also found in: Dictionary.

nature reserve

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
References in periodicals archive ?
The natural reserve in question is China's largest wetland and covers an area of some 150,000 hectares.
It was classified as a natural reserve for the wet areas in 1986.
Shamwari, a natural reserve in South Africa, will be the lions' new home.
26 (Petra)--Israeli occupation forces Wednesday notified the Enoun natural reserve east of Tubas, in the northern Jordan Valley, to uproot its forest trees, according to Palestinian official.
Project Location The site is adjacent to the Abu Galloum natural reserve, one of the best land and sea natural reserves in Egypt.
TUBAS, June 16, 2015 (WAFA) Israeli forces early Tuesday destroyed hundreds of forest trees in a natural reserve to the east of Tubas, in the northeastern West Bank, according to head of Wadi Maleh village council, Aref Daraghmeh.
Muscat: A citizen was arrested by the wildlife protection team at Qahwan Mountain Natural Reserve for violating the wildlife within protected limits.
However, the construction of the luxury dock divided scientists, because of the proximity of the Studencista marshland regarded as a natural reserve.
The proposal, now to be presented to the cabinet, will ensure the Akamas' status as a natural reserve is accepted by residents who own land within its limits.
In Issyk-Kul region there is the Sary-Ertashskoe state natural reserve.
Visit the Los Flamencos Natural Reserve and see swathes of pink flamingos.
Establishing the natural reserve is an urgent need, because we must preserve our natural resources and regain environmental balance," said Amer Haddad, the head of the committee.

Full browser ?