Conservation and Seals

Conservation

What is Conservation?

 

Conservation is defined as,

"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."

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Last updated: January 8, 2015