According to the International Union for conservation of Nature, the animal is “teetering on the brink of extinction.”
conservation and development—like public parks—which are down 3.1 percent from last month, and 16.3 percent from last year.
In honor of Earth Day, environmentalist Bill McKibben picks his five favorite books about nature and conservation.
Interestingly, the League of conservation Voters is a big player here.
In 2012, a conservation team financed by Bezos unearthed the lost engines from the Apollo 11 mission on the ocean floor.
The name "Victory" was chosen as representing the idea underlying the conservation of wheat.
I see the same law working in nature for conservation and growth.
None are so directly interested in the conservation of mussels as the fishermen themselves.
In its public aspect we have labeled the problem, conservation.
Let us begin with the conservation of energy, or, as Herbert Spencer used to call it, the persistence of force.
late 14c., conservacioun, "preservation of one's health and soundness," from Latin conservationem (nominative conservatio) "a keeping, preserving, conserving," noun of action from past participle stem of conservare (see conserve). Meaning "preservation of existing conditions" in any sense is from mid-15c. Since late 15c., in reference to English municipal authorities who had charge of rivers, sewers, forests, fisheries, etc. Specifically of the environment from 1922.
The protection, preservation, management, or restoration of natural environments and the ecological communities that inhabit them. Conservation is generally held to include the management of human use of natural resources for current public benefit and sustainable social and economic utilization.