conservation conservation  /ˌkɑn sər ˈveɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an occurrence of improvement by virtue of preventing loss or injury or other change
  2. (n) the preservation and careful management of the environment and of natural resources
  3. (n) (physics) the maintenance of a certain quantities unchanged during chemical reactions or physical transformations

Derived Word(s)

News

  1. Conservation officers promise increased patrols on popular waterways

    Conservation officers with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources is promising increased patrols as the more popular central Indiana waterways become packed with boaters. One of their biggest concerns is the number of people who have already drowned in Indiana …
    on June 18, 2013     Source: FOX 59 Indianapolis

  2. Conservation Group to Host Bird Watching Tour

    A conservation group is sponsoring a guided bird watching tour and habitat presentation at Summit Lake in Tekamah.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KOLN Lincoln

  3. Conservation group hosting Neb. bird watching tour

    A conservation group is sponsoring a guided bird watching tour and habitat presentation at Summit Lake in Tekamah.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KGWN-TV Cheyenne

Quotes

  1. "What we have here is a mandatory conservation bill," said Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas.
    on Dec 18, 2007 By: Joe Barton Source: Forbes

  2. "This represents, if we're successful, and I believe we will be, the largest conservation purchase in the history of the state of Florida," Crist said.
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Charlie Crist Source: WJLA

  3. "Although my ideas are in the earliest stages of development, they are, in my mind, worth investigating. One of my favorites is in the area of forest conservation which we heavily rely on for oxygen," Crow said. "I propose a limitation be put...
    on Apr 23, 2007 By: Sheryl Crow Source: Playfuls.com

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