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habitat

that part of the environment, for example, stream, meadowland, salt marsh, etc., which is occupied by an animal or plant.
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Mr Khan told Dawn capturing and trading sparrow falcons is prohibited, and the falcon will be released into its natural habitat in the Margalla Hills.
They were then transported to their natural habitat in South Africa with the sponsorship of Turkish Airlines' global air cargo brand, Turkish Cargo.
He praised the initiatives taken by SECMC to protect the environment and preserve the natural habitat of Tharparkar.
Around the world, operating zoos has become controversial as animal welfare advocates stress the importance of allowing wildlife to live in their natural habitats. Some animal rights advocates make an exception when endangered wildlife are confined to save the species from disappearing from the planet.
American Forests helped mark the occasion by planting a tree in honor of the festival--a lasting symbol of the important connection between wildlife and their natural habitats.
A global strategy for plant conservation has set a target to conserve 75% of threatened species outside their natural habitat by 2020, in places such as Kew's Millennium Seed Bank at Wakehurst Place, West Sussex.
The Ministry of Environment's press release stated that the market owner immediately handed the turtle to authorities to return it to its natural habitat once he learned it is a rare kind of sea turtle.
He said that PHA should also focus on birds which were forced to migrate from their natural habitat due to unfavorable climatic and ecological conditions.
Under MoU CCRI would extend technical support to WWF to promote modern agriculture practices that are safer for natural habitat of wildlife.
Later the mammal was freed in the natural habitat near Kurrum River.
He will be delivered back into this natural habitat soon.
A green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) was released and sent back to the sea, its natural habitat, by officials of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Naval Forces Southern Luzon in Barangay (village) Rawis in this city Thursday.