'In-situ conservation' means the conservation of ecosystems and natural habitats and the maintenance and recovery of viable populations of species in their natural surroundings and, in the case of domesticated or cultivated species, in the surroundings where they have developed their distinctive properties. (Source: CBD, Art. 2)
Conservation occuring in the natural or normal place. (Source: GEMET/KOREN); within the natural range of a species. (Source: CITES)
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conservation in situ
conservación in situ
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with in-situ conservation
You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with in-situ conservation. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
|Convention on Biological Diversity||9 articles and paragraphs|
|Convention on Migratory Species||1 article or paragraph1 document|
|Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds||1 document|
|International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture||3 articles and paragraphs|
|地中海生物多样性特别保护区议定书||1 article or paragraph|