Natural environment


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Natural environment

Includes all natural land forms, rivers and lakes, trees and plants, but does not include the built environment.

natural environment

The aggregate of the natural external surroundings and conditions, in contrast to the built environment (i.e., those surroundings and conditions resulting from construction by human beings).
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The RSPCA said sea pens can provide a more natural environment for captive dolphins but the process needs careful consideration, substantial planning and will also require substantial financial support.
Previous research has shown that the natural environment has a beneficial effect on both mental and physical health, while a number of activities including sports, dance, yoga and life drawing classes have been shown to promote and develop positive body image.
changes to the natural environment are amplifying malaria transmission.
Tunisia was ranked 92nd in economic quality, 95th in business investment, 55th in governance, 105th in education, 71st in health, 61th in security and safety, 115th in personal freedom, 136th in terms of capital and 84th in terms of natural environment, according to the same source.
In a message on International Environment Day, he said that rapid development process had greatly affected natural environment, adding that fast growing population and industrialization had also left their impact on the earth.
We are not that well blessed with tree cover, but I am more interested in exploring the diversity urban greenspace can bring to the natural environment.
Mobilink Foundation remains committed to preserving the natural environment of Pakistan, and this activity is a continuation of an on-going drive to clean the various trekking trails of the Margalla Hills.
They expressed negative feelings or biophobia towards natural environment [6], [7] and rated wilderness as the least of their preferences [8].
I hope we can adopt something similar in Wales to help promote a sustainable natural environment, which supports species survival for the benefit of generations to come.
We can improve our recycling technology to reduce waste and help our natural environment by increasing biodiversity and reversing the decline in our bee population.
Children's poem, 'The Marsh', explores the impact that industry and pollution have on our natural environment.
The final vision for the natural environment will help to shape a new, five-year management plan for the park, which is to be developed this year for the period 2015-20.