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Conservation of natural heritage

The conservation of natural heritage refers to the protection, care, management and maintenance of ecosystems, habitats, wildlife species and populations, within or outside of their natural environments, in order to safeguard the natural conditions for their long-term permanence.
Source Definition
UNESCO Institute for Statistics, 2009 UNESCO Framework for Cultural Statistics and heritage statistics

Conservation du patrimoine naturel

La Conservation du patrimoine naturel correspond à la protection, au soin, à la gestion et à l’entretien d’écosystèmes, d’habitats, d’espèces et de populations sauvages, au sein ou en dehors de leur environnement naturel, afin de préserver les conditions naturelles et de pérenniser leur présence.
Source de la définition
Institut de statistique de l'UNESCO, Cadre de l’UNESCO pour les statistiques culturelles, 2009 et statistiques sur le patrimoine

Conservación del patrimonio natural

La conservación del patrimonio natural hace referencia a la protección, el cuidado, la gestión y el mantenimiento de los ecosistemas, hábitats, especies de flora y fauna y sus poblaciones tanto dentro como fuera de su entorno natural para salvaguardar sus condiciones naturales y asegurar así su supervivencia a largo plazo.
Fuente(s) de la definición
Instituto de estadística del UNESCO, Marco sobre les estadísticas culturales de 2009 y estadísticas sobre el patrimonio