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con·ser·va·tion

(kon'ser-vā'shŭn),
1. Preservation from loss, injury, or decay.
2. In sensorimotor theory, the mental operation by which a person retains the idea of an object after its removal in time or space.
3. Presence of a gene in two different organisms.
4. The retention of structure with a variation in the environment, genetics, or other conditions.
[L. conservatio, a preserving, keeping]

conservation

(kon?ser-va'shon) [L. conservatio, keeping, preserving]
A cognitive principle, first described by Piaget, indicating that a certain quantity remains constant despite the transformation of shape. Children develop conservation ability for number, length, liquid amount, solid amount, space, weight, and volume.

breast conservation

Breast-conserving therapy.

conservation

the preservation, protection and management of an environment which takes into account recreational and aesthetic needs, in addition to preserving as much as possible of the natural fauna and flora and allowing for the harvesting of natural resources and agriculture. This necessitates the sensible planning of what is taken from the environment in terms of the yield of plants, animals and materials, whilst at the same time maintaining as much natural habitat as possible, and thus the largest possible GENE POOL.

con·ser·va·tion

(konsĕr-vāshŭn)
1. Preservation from loss, injury, or decay.
2. Retention of structure with a variation in environment or other conditions.
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Charlotte Cheung of the Ariel Group represented the Research Center on Natural Conservation.
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At present, this village has formed the new industrial park, the villagers residential district, the garden villa area, the ecological environment sightseeing area, the high tech agricultural region, the migratory bird natural conservation watching area and ten thousand Chinese acre ecology forest tour area, had the investment to be good, the ecologic dominance was prominent, tourist resources rich development superiority.
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The two-month-long ban from April 1 to June 1 is to facilitate the spawning of Al Badah, , said Sultan Abdullah Bin Alwan, Assistant Undersecretary for Water Resources and Natural Conservation at the ministry.
Hasankeyf, located on the River Dicle (Tigris) in the southeastern city of Batman, is an ancient city dating back 10,000 years that was declared a natural conservation area in 1981.
Jayadevan, Shri Naidu informed that as per the analysis done in the year 2012 by National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) in conjunction with National Remote Sensing Centre, using satellite imageries, there has been a decline in Natural Conservation Zones vis-a-vis those contained in the Regional Plan-2021, notified in 2005.
The board also noted that in 1995, the ystanbul Northern Black Sea Coastal Strip was declared a natural conservation zone, adding that by law a ground survey must be conducted in the region and the board should be notified in the event of the discovery of any new cultural asset.
The Ministry of Environment and Water in coordination with Environmental Agency Abu Dhabi (EAD) and municipal authorities and CNIA (Critical National Infrastructure Authority) will impose the ban throughout emirate of Abu Dhabi, said Sultan Abdulla Bin Alwan, assistant undersecretary for Water Resources and Natural Conservation Ministry.