national park


 

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Definition: 

Large natural or near natural areas set aside to protect large-scale ecological processes, along with the complement of species and ecosystems characteristic of the area, which also provide a foundation for environmentally and culturally compatible spiritual, scientific, educational, recreational and visitor opportunities. (Source: IUCN, Protected Area Category)

Other relations

  • national park (CMS)
  • national parks (ECOLEX)
Broader
protected area

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