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protected area

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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According to the report, the Ministry of Environment denied all news regarding selling the land, stressing that the Petrified Forest is a protected area in accordance with article 102 of the 1983 Law on Environment, and its land is a common property that cannot be sold or possessed.
Tabaranza said the conduct of regular biodiversity monitoring system, finalization of a protected area management plan, and the declaration of NLNP as protected area under the National Integrated Protected Areas System (Nipas) Act should be done to protect the lake and park.
Senator Loren Legarda enjoins the public to watch the sixth episode of the documentary series Our Fragile Earth: Protected Areas of the Philippines, featuring the world-renowned Ifugao Rice Terraces, on January 13, 2018.
The Qurm Nature Reserve is one of the few Omani mangrove forests, which was declared a protected area in 1975 (RD 38/75), and designated as a Ramsar site of international importance in 2013.
Maybe you'll take a walk through the woods in one of the several thousand protected areas in the country.
ISLAMABAD -- The Zoological Survey of Pakistan (ZSP), under its mandate to conduct new research on animals, has undertaken faunal survey of two protected areas to obtain information on population dynamics.
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.
They identified 78 sites (comprising 137 protected areas in 34 countries) as being 'exceptionally irreplaceable'.
We will continue to support the establishment of such protected areas and hope that the CCAMLR can continue to be a leading force in marine conservation," commented Fisheries and Maritime Affairs Commissioner Maria Damanaki.
Under the changes approved by the government, the existing protected area Kaliakra is expanded by 5289 hectares, according to reports of dnevnik.
The trees, which grow abundantly in the Kalba City forest on the Coast of Oman and Al Hafiya Protected Area, have been added to the so called Ramsar List, as decided by the intergovernmental convention on wetlands, the Ramsar Convention.