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Synonyms for protected

kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss

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guarded from injury or destruction


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"Although people living near a protected area may benefit from long-term conservation, studies have also shown that protected areas sometimes deny people access to resources they depend on," said Gerkey.
The UK Government has backed plans by Ascension Island to designate over 150,000 square miles of its waters as a fully protected no-take Marine Protected Area (MPA) closing the off-shore area to any fishing activity and safeguarding important marine habitats for future generations.
As the 'center of the center' of marine biodiversity in the world, it is high time that our biologically significant protected areas be given the highest priority and protection they deserve, to ensure that our national treasures continue to sustain the current and the future generations of Filipinos," said lawyer Gloria Estenzo Ramos, Vice President for Oceana Philippines.
The law amends the previous version of the law, Republic Act 7586, or the National Integrated Protected Areas System (Nipas), which promotes and strengthens the management of protected areas in the Philippines, and to protect and conserve the country's rich biodiversity against various threats.
11038, or the Expanded National Integrated Protected Areas System (Nipas) Act of 2018, the protected areas have been put under the control and supervision of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through its Biodiversity Management Bureau.
The huge gains in the number and size of protected areas made in the last decade have to be matched by improvements in their quality, as pointed out by UN Environment head Erik Solheim.
However, liability may also ensue if the discrimination has a disparate impact on a protected class.
86-272 does not provide guidance as to whether delivery by a company in its own vehicles will comprise a protected activity under Federal law.
Any user has to be correctly identified through a multiple series of passwords and other identification codes in order to enter any protected files.
Additional reliability and repair improvements resulted in less down time of the countermeasure system protected aircraft and an estimated $1.2 million to $1.8 million reduction in total ownership cost per aircraft.
She's not protected? Christmas and Jesus seem to be disappearing rapidly in many arenas.
Huge tracts of delicate coral gardens and soft-coral forests off the coast of Alaska will be permanently protected from fishing gear that targets groundfish and shellfish by scraping the seafloor.
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