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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
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The nature preserve and trails have been open since April, 2015.
El Monte Nature Preserve presented the plan to the Lake side Planning and company representatives said they expect the project to last at least 15 years, excavating 15-18 million tpy of sand.
The herpetological inventory of species at Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve (900 acres) 1.
This study examined the dynamics of wildlife and outdoor cat movement present at Royal Palms Park and White Point nature preserve in Palos Verdes.
We report the results of a BioBlitz held on 24-25 October 2008 at the Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve in Evansville, Indiana, Vanderburgh County.
Opening a nature preserve cemetery "just made sense," says TWC Executive Director Gordon Maupin.
Sand Prairie-Scrub Oak Nature Preserve is a 590 ha preserve, located between the villages of Bath and Kilbourne (Sections 13, 14, 23, 26 T20N R9W), Mason County, in the Illinois River Section of the Illinois River and the Mississippi River Sand Areas Natural Division (Schwegman 1973).
TPL will provide $50,000 to the Schiff Nature Preserve to help manage the land and establish the Franklin Parker Trail in honor of Frank Parker, founding director of TPL's New Jersey Field Office and the first board chair of the Schiff Natural Lands Trust.
It marks the first phase of acquisition in a plan that began in 2005, when SITLA signed an agreement to make 800 acres available for sale to the Conservancy and UDOT to establish a nature preserve with public access.
The North Park Village and Nature Preserve was a smaller incarnation of a previous effort nearly a decade before to build on the same spot.
Similar programs exist in Hawaii, including Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve on Oahu.
According to the EPA, Hillards Creek, a residential area near the facility, and the Gibbsboro Nature Preserve are contaminated with Lead, volatile organic compounds and semi-volatile organic compounds related to activities at the former plant.