Sandeep Nair , asked a question
Subject: Social Science , asked on 9/3/12

define bio reserves. Give examples.

Shubham Jain , added an answer, on 9/3/12
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biosphere reserve One of a series of conservation sites designated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in an attempt to establish an international network of protected areas encompassing examples of all the Earth's major vegetation and physiographic types. Biosphere reserves contain virgin vegetation, plus various kinds of cultural landscape, in the whole of which conservation is practised.

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MICHAEL ALLABY. "biosphere reserve.A Dictionary of Ecology. 2004. Encyclopedia.com. 9 Mar. 2012< http://www.encyclopedia.com >.

 

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