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habitat

the place where something or someone lives. In ENVIRONMENTAL LAW the focus of European Union and UK legislation affecting conduct in relation to certain habitats. The EU Habitats Directive requires the establishment of a series of high-quality Special Areas of Conservation (SACs) across Europe that will make a significant contribution to conserving the habitat types and species identified in Annexes I and II of the Directive. It has been held that the Directive extends UK obligations beyond the 12-mile limit to the UK continental shelf
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'We are fortunate to work with generous partners like Nissan who commit to help families realize their dreams of home ownership each year,' said Julie Laird Davis, Habitat's vice president of Corporate Partnerships and Cause Marketing.
The session is the second of two 2019 home-ownership briefings by Habitat. To RSVP or for more information, call (630) 206-5031 or email d.albright@foxvalleyhabitat.org.
Brooks said fish habitat restoration is a major priority for Kentucky Fish and Wildlife.
As a general housing subsidiary of Caisse des Depots et Consignations (CDC; AA/Stable/F1+), CDC Habitat Group is France's largest social landlord, managing a portfolio of 354,322 units in 2017, providing housing for about one million individuals.
DENR Region 10 employees scout for hawksbill sea turtle nests at the Magsaysay Critical Habitat.
'To complement the work of the open-ended working group, the new executive director of UN Habitat, Madam Maimunah Mohd Sharif has embarked on efforts to strengthen UN Habitat internally in ways that will build trust, to improve further good governance in terms of competency, accountability, transparency, efficiency, effectiveness and credibility,' Sharif said in a statement.
He said, 'The policy will ensure protection of endangered species of wildlife in relation to their status and factors about limiting propagation of wildlife both in natural habitat as well as in captivity'.
Key words: Grey francolin, Preferred Habitat, Salt Range, Protected area.
Most Habitat affiliates have very small mortgage portfolios and volunteer staff who just want to help their communities and ensure that their fellow citizens have homes of their own.
Britain's Habitats: A Guide to the Wildlife Habitats of Britain and Ireland
Key words: Pantholops hodgsonii, habitat assessment, species distribution, habitat suitability