buffer zone

buffer zone
an area that separates the core from human interference, as in a core off-limits to fishing

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • buffer zone — 1. A defined area controlled by a peace operations force from which disputing or belligerent forces have been excluded. A buffer zone is formed to create an area of separation between disputing or belligerent forces and reduce the risk of renewed …   Military dictionary


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