Conservation in the UK

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Government department responsible for environmental protection in the UK
DEFRA
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For an environment of high natural interest locally. Managed by local authorities
LNR
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An environment that contains nationally important populations of rare species. Managed by Natural England
NNR
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An environment containing nationally important populations of rare marine species
MNR
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Conserves habitats for rare or migratory birds under the European Birds Directive
SPA
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Important for preserving biodiversity
SAC
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Protects wetland sites
Ramsar Site
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Agrienvironmental scheme to conserve wildlife
ESS
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For an environment of high natural interest locally. Managed by local authorities

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LNR

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An environment that contains nationally important populations of rare species. Managed by Natural England

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An environment containing nationally important populations of rare marine species

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Conserves habitats for rare or migratory birds under the European Birds Directive

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