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Synonyms for migration

Synonyms for migration

departure from one's native land to settle in another

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the movement of persons from one country or locality to another

a group of people migrating together (especially in some given time period)

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(chemistry) the nonrandom movement of an atom or radical from one place to another within a molecule

the periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding

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Designing transportation routes in such way as to avoid collision with animal migration routes (it is necessary to work out a strategy of motorway and express road development having in mind protection of environmental resources).
interdisciplinary treatment of animal migration conservation.
My concerns regarding political coordination and philosophical conceptualization are not meant to dissuade anyone who wishes to conserve the endangered phenomena of animal migration. We desperately need clear, intelligent, impassioned, and hopeful voices such as that of Wilcove.
Result: melting glaciers, altered animal migration patterns, and other environmental problems.
Climate change has an impact on things such as animal migration.
Open access may now be possible along the main animal migration routes, as well as in remote areas that are not accessible to motor vehicles, such as the Lebombo Mountains.
Gail Petri, library media specialist at Fyle Elementary School in Rochester, N.Y., works with teachers in an online collaborative science project called "Journey North," an animal migration site.
THE largest animal migration on Earth is in the deep sea.
First, the ecological network-wetlands, animal migration routes, vegetation and the like-is mapped.
Traditionally, Aleut hunters and fishermen were keen observer's of he sea's ice, its currents and wind, and the intricate patterns of animal migration. But today most young Aleuts, like Western children and teens anywhere, spend their days in school and are weaned on TV programs and computers.
For example, after reviewing a pair of excellent manipulative studies on density regulation, den Boer and Reddingius conclude that regulation cannot be inferred because field enclosures prevented animal migration. But isn't that the point of density manipulations in the first place?
Animal Migration can make study and conservation difficult for biologists, especially if the animals cross international borders.
And at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Army environmentalists are working to keep open a vital wildlife corridor running through the base by maintaining a continuous band of forested lands of sufficient width to encourage animal migration unimpeded by local roads or other man-made obstacles.
Kilo said blocking animal migration corridors has caused more human-wildlife conflicts.
Experts from Inland Fisheries Ireland have cracked one of the greatest animal migration stories after using pop-up satellite tags fitted to 40 fish to track the mammoth journey.