Natural Environment


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Natural Environment

The living and nonliving things in an area of the Earth. The natural environment both enables human life and is affected by human activity. That is, whether a human builds a house, grows a crop or mines a mineral, the natural environment is changed. The natural environment is necessary for commerce to take place. See also: Sustainability.
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This contract is for a study evaluating the potential effects on the natural environment of each project to develop infrastuctrures routieres.
Natural England's Newcastle regional headquarters has produced what is the first State of the Natural Environment in the North East report.
Her work, currently on display in Cardiff, explores the loss of connection and attachment to the natural environment that she feels goes a long way to explaining why we exploit and damage it beyond repair.
For the natural environment to improve and flourish, CCW is committed to making sure that, by the year 2010, Wales has landscapes of more distinctive character, more wildlife and habitats on land and sea, as well as economic development that respects the natural environment and its historical and cultural heritage.
We have a fantastic natural environment here and the region should be shouting much louder about what makes this area so special.
It is part of a national project, spearheaded by the Countryside Council for Wales, to use the arts to explain the significance of the natural environment at some of Wales's top National Nature Reserves.
The Human Impact on the Natural Environment, 5th Edition Andrew Goudie Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2000, 527 pp.
Global warming is expected to affect everything from the natural environment to human health, mostly for the worst.
The Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa is designed to protect, preserve and sustain the natural environment, a paramount consideration in the Seychelles.
Previous studies have found that contact with nature during childhood affects their attitude and behaviour towards natural environment in the adulthood later.
Designed to showcase wildlife in its natural environment, World Desert Oasis is a project within the Zoo and Aquarium Public Institution of Al Ain.
He said: "We all have stake in our natural environment and I believe that this is a great opportunity for AMs to make a statement about how central it is to our future.