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an organization that works to protect animals, plants, and natural resources especially by purchasing and caring for areas of land. : a group of officials who ...
... communities protect the places important to us all—open spaces that
a. An organization dedicated to the conservation of wildlife and wildlife habitats in the United States. b. Chiefly British A commission supervising fisheries and ...
A body concerned with the preservation of natural resources:.
conservation of natural resources; Brit. a commission authorized to supervise a forest, river, or port; an organization dedicated to the protection of natural ...