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The active management of the earth's natural resources and environment to ensure their quality is maintained and that they are wisely used. (Source: GEMET/PHC)

The concept is used in the context of biodiversity, environment, and natural resources, including protection and management. It refers to the act of preserving, guarding or protecting, meanwhile keeping in mind the sustainable character and wise use (Source: drafted)

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Conservation and Sustainable Use projects

Ex situ conservation - The conservation work of Kew's Millennium Seed Bank Partnership

In situ conservation - Protecting the Protected Areas: Partnering to Expand the Most Precious 17% of the Planet