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protected area

A term defined by the Convention on Biological Diversity (1993) as a geographically defined area which is designated or regulated and managed to achieve specific conservation objectives.
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The main ornament of the natural park are the rocky coast stretching for tens of kilometers called "Sinsky Pillars".
It is first protected as a National Park in 1938 but in 2000 it was reclassified as Natural Park by virtue of Proclamation 412 signed on November 21, 2000.
We are cancelling the tender regarding the GA lcA k Natural Park.
Celso Lobregat said the bill will also ensure the protection and conservation of Pasonanca Natural Park biodiversity, the uniqueness of its landscape, and its socio-cultural and economic significance to the people of Zamboanga City.
More than 56,000 pilgrims and devotees visited Kawa-kawa Hill and natural park in Albay province to pray and do the 'Way of the Cross' on Good Friday.
He said the plan has helped transform the valley into the biggest natural park that surrounds the neighborhoods and suburbs of the city.
Speaking from his host's residence, Pharaon indicated that work was still underway, by his Ministry, to complete the promised natural park project in Akkar hills.
Another excursion includes the unique landscape of the Volcanes Natural Park.
Born in last September in the same natural park like her daughter "yzmir", the first baby elephant born in a natural park of Turkey, Deniz took his first bath in an inflatable pool under the supervision of her zookeepers.
You will visit the beautiful coastline of the Donana Natural Park, enjoy the Columbus sites and the scenery of the British Rio Tinto mines and have a day on a boat sailing up the River Guadiana.
The natural park will set a differential protection mode.
Accommodation and mountaineering routes will also be built around Sogwang Temple in the area, while there will also be 100,000-capacity bathing beach, funfair, natural park, villa district and wading pool, according to the newspaper.

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