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Biological diversity

Definition(s)

A series of measures required to maintain or restore the natural habitats and the populations of species of wild fauna and flora at a favourable status. [...] (Source: EU Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora, 1992)

Hierarchy

Broader: habitat
Related terms:
conservation of habitat
habitat conservation

In other languages

French
protection des habitats
Russian
охрана среды обитания
Spanish
protección del hábitat
Chinese, Simplified
生境保护
Arabic
حماية الموئل

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with protection of habitat

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with protection of habitat. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convention on Biological Diversity
Convention on Migratory Species
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds
Jeddah Convention
Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas
Agreement on the Conservation of Populations of European Bats