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An area within a building that meets the fire protection requirements specified by code and provides a means of escape to the exterior of the building in case of emergency.
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Project details :The aim of the project: The first component of the project is aimed at improving the current institutional framework for the management of national protected areas in order to address the key systemic and institutional weaknesses (poor coordination, limited performance responsibilities, duplication of costs and the unfair distribution of resources).
The UK Government is creating "marine protected areas" to secure the future of habitats and wildlife on the seabed, but the trusts are concerned that there are no protected areas for dolphins, whales and sharks in England and only one in Wales.
5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its "Our Marvelous Oceans" partnership with Marine Conservation Institute, Holland America Line has created a new program that highlights and educates guests and crew about marine protected areas around the world.
The key to safeguarding the world's most at-risk fauna and flora is to link threatened species coverage to protected area expansion, which would combine two of the commitments made by the parties to the CBD, known collectively as the Aichi Targets.
Sharjah: Sir Bu Nuair Island has been registered on the list of wetlands of international importance under the Ramsar Convention, the Environment and Protected Areas Authority in Sharjah announced.
About one per cent of the protected island of Sir Bu Nair will be converted into a site for eco-tourism, according to officials at the Environment and Protected Areas Authority.
Under the changes approved by the government, the existing protected area Kaliakra is expanded by 5289 hectares, according to reports of dnevnik.
AHPs are protected areas of high conservation importance, preserving a complete spectrum of representative ecosystems in the ASEAN region.
RSPB Scotland are furious that the Firth of Forth did not make it on to the new list of Marine Protected Areas.
The objective of the project is to increase effective management in the country's protected areas.
Mohamed al Sharyani, deputy director general in the department, spoke to TheWeek last week about the meeting, the status of wildlife preservation and the upcoming establishment of a new protected area in the country.
Marine protected areas need to be located in the right spots to have the maximum effect, researchers report.