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bird sanctuary:

see wildlife refugewildlife refuge,
haven or sanctuary for animals; an area of land or of land and water set aside and maintained, usually by government or private organization, for the preservation and protection of one or more species of wildlife. Types of Refuges

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The Baras site, which is home to more than 20,000 birds, was declared a bird sanctuary in 2002 by the city government.
He also proposed the development of the roadway going to Simang so many people would be attracted to visit the bird sanctuary.
The Gurugram forest department has earmarked 140 hectares land at Sarbasirpur, adjacent to the bird sanctuary, for this purpose.
Tabuk Marine Park and Bird Sanctuary is one of the two top tourist destinations in Palompon, one of the town's in Leyte's fourth district.
The Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Ministry initially announced a BD10 million proposal to preserve the water spring and turn it into a bird sanctuary.
The Kyzylyrmak bird sanctuary hosts 342 bird species.
Mumbai: The Karnala Bird Sanctuary in Raigad district, about 57km from Mumbai and home to over 170 species of resident and migratory birds, has come under threat from a polluting factory, which is to be built 1.5km away, activists have said.
Northumberland Wildlife Trust has just a few places left on its anniversary boat trip to the Inner Farne Bird Sanctuary, which takes place from 12.30pm to 5pm on Saturday September 1.
Bahrain's oldest theme park could soon be transformed into a natural reserve that will feature a major bird sanctuary with artificial water ponds and green zones, which include botanical gardens, said a top official.
HUNGRY wildlife fans can turn record-breakers tomorrow at a Teesside bird sanctuary.
He hopes to relocate from his Bodelwyddan house and garage - which currently acts as a bird sanctuary - to a new site, such as a rented caravan or outbuilding.
It is an unobtrusive building that could easily be concealed without any detriment to the beauty of Druridge or restrict in any way the bird sanctuary.